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take a dump

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take a dive

verb phrase

To fall in a feigned knockdown or knockout; lose a fight, game, etc, dishonestly; tank: He refused to take a dive, so they took him out (1942+ Sports)


take a run at someone

verb phrase

To approach or assault with a view to capture or seduction: I wouldn't take a client of mine into the place, unless he was such a close associate that nobody was going to take a run at him (1970s+)


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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