Twist a knife in my heart

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Definition

to twist a knife in somebody's heart: to hurt somebody very deeply, to make somebody's suffering even greater
idiom

to twist: to turn, to rotate
verb

a knife: a blade, a tool used to cut
noun
Plural: knives

the heart: the internal organ in the chest that pumps blood
noun

Examples

  • "Twisting the knife in my heart, Twisting the knife in my heart again."
  • "Warbuckle : Damn woman, why don't you just twist a knife in my heart?"

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