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Accepted for pawn; in a pawnshop
In debt; mortgaged
: We're deeply in hock to the bank
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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(...) taken for granted. Even nursery rhymes have put me in hock.
(...) spaghetti You've put your fancy clothes and flashy gems in hock Yet you pause before your...
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