sell your soul

sell your soul
Sell your soul
If someone sells their soul, their betray the most precious beliefs.

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  • sell your soul — (to the devil) : to gain wealth, success, power, etc., by doing something bad or dishonest He has sold his soul (to the devil) for fame and prosperity. • • • Main Entry: ↑sell sell your soul (to the devil) see ↑sell, 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sell Your Soul — Infobox Album Name = Sell Your Soul Type = Album Artist = The Creepshow Released = May 30, 2006 Genre = Psychobilly Length = 38:36 Label = [http://www.stereodynamite.com Stereo Dynamite] Producer = The Creepshow and Steve Rizun Reviews = *… …   Wikipedia

  • sell your soul to the devil — sell your soul (to the devil) : to gain wealth, success, power, etc., by doing something bad or dishonest He has sold his soul (to the devil) for fame and prosperity. • • • Main Entry: ↑sell sell your soul (to the devil) see ↑sell, 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • sell your soul (to the devil) — phrase to do whatever is necessary in order to get something you want, even if it involves doing something dishonest or immoral He would sell his soul for a seat in the cabinet. Thesaurus: to do something wrong, or to be badsynonym Main entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sell (your) soul (to the devil) — to accept immoral behavior in order to succeed. If the day comes when I begin to sell my soul like the other managers do, that s the day I ll quit. Etymology: from the literal idea of exchanging your soul (= spirit) with the devil (= the origin… …   New idioms dictionary

  • Sell Your Soul to the Flaming Stars — Infobox Album | Name = Sell Your Soul to the Flaming Stars Type = Studio album Artist = The Flaming Stars Released = March 23, 1999 Recorded = July 15, 1997 July 24, 1997 Genre = Garage Punk, Indie rock Length = 34:11 Label = UK Vinyl Japan US… …   Wikipedia

  • sell your soul —    If someone sells their soul, their betray the most precious beliefs.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    This is a humorous way of saying that you would be willing to do something morally or legally wrong to obtain what you want.     He d… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Sell your soul —   If someone sells their soul, their betray the most precious beliefs …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • sell your birthright for a mess of pottage — If a person sells their birthright for a mess of pottage, they accept some trivial financial or other gain, but lose something much more important. Sell your soul for a mess of pottage is an alternative form …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • sell your birthright for a mess of pottage —    If a person sells their birthright for a mess of pottage, they accept some trivial financial or other gain, but lose something much more important. Sell your soul for a mess of pottage is an alternative form.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

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