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take a whack at

Slang definitions & phrases for take a whack at

take a pop at

verb phrase

To throw a punch at; hit: took a pop at me and I flattened him


take a shot at

verb phrase

To make an attempt; to try to do something: take a shot at culinary school


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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Idioms and Phrases with take a whack at

take a whack at

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