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not lay a glove on someone

Slang definitions & phrases for not lay a glove on someone

not lay a glove on someone

verb phrase

To leave unscathed; fail to hurt: To this point, they haven't laid a glove on him (1940s+ Prizefighting)


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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