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take a crack at something

Slang definitions & phrases for take a crack at something

have a crack at something

verb phrase

(Variations: go or rip or ripple or shot or whack may replace crack) To make an attempt at something; have atry: He said he wasn't sure he could, but he'd have a crack at it (1836+)


take a crack at something

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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