2019년 6월 18일 화요일

Dic:// mark for life


Mark someone for life:

─. To greatly affect, alter, or impair one's memory or psyche for the rest of one's life. Often used in passive constructions.

─. Fig. to affect someone for like.

  • Seeing her parents die in such a terrible manner marked the poor girl for life.
  • I hope such a traumatic event like that won't mark him for life!
  • The tragedy marked her for life and she was never the same.
  • She was marked for life by her brother's untimely death.