vocabularyLearn English Online - Idiomatic Expressions


Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


idioms

What does give the kiss of life mean?


Meaning of idioms with examples...

give the kiss of life

To give the kiss of life means to help a person who has stopped breathing by giving them artificial respiration, that is to say, by blowing into their mouth and pressing their chest.

Example(s):

He saved a victim of an accident by giving him the kiss of life.

This idiom is in the life category


More idioms