Synonyms for dead duck
- at end of one's rope
- back to the wall
- can't win
- hard up
- in the soup
- in the toilet
- running out of time
- up against it
- up the creek
Antonyms for dead duck
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEAD DUCK
I have occasionally found a dead duck beneath the ice or floating in the water of a salt-hole.
We wasted an hour and a quarter over that dead duck down under, and now I'm expected to go rubbin' my back all round the Pole.
You'd sure be a dead duck long before we crossed the border, my boy!
If a Heinkel or an Me 110 showed up, the old girl would be a dead duck.
The little man got a long stick, and, reaching it out, drew the dead duck to the bank.
We wasted half an hour fussing over that dead duck down under, and now I'm expected to go rubbin' my back all round the Pole.
I glided forward, and came near shooting the Quartermaster, who sat in a bunch of sedge-grass, with a dead duck by his side.
Yet here he was locked up in their tin-can of a jail, as good as a dead duck.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR DEAD DUCK
- cut down
- dead duck
- done for
- in the cards
- kiss of death
- que sera sera
- thrown down