Definition of for the love of God in English:

for the love of God

phrase

  • Used to accompany an urgent request or to express annoyance or surprise.

    ‘for the love of God, get me out of here!’
    • ‘And if you do break down, for the love of God, PUSH YOUR CAR INTO THE EMERGENCY LANE.’
    • ‘If I should ever be in a vegetative state and kept alive on life support, please, for the love of God, don't ever show me in that condition on national television.’
    • ‘As for the rest of you - for the love of God, please stop.’
    • ‘Please, for the love of God, write something better…’
    • ‘Don't let this happen - for the love of God, think of the children!’
    • ‘I've got no trouble with sexy little clothes, but for the love of God, it's the middle of winter!’
    • ‘Oh, for the love of God, don't do this to me now!’
    • ‘Just get down there and try, for the love of God!’
    • ‘Please, for the love of God, TELL ME WHAT YOU SAID!’
    • ‘Oh, for the love of God, Erin, please do not cry!’