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take someone to the cleaners

Slang definitions & phrases for take someone to the cleaners

send someone to the cleaners

verb phrase

To defraud of all or most of someone's money (1907+)


take things easy

verb phrase

To relax and make slow or little progress, esp to recover and recuperate: take things easy now you are sick/ taking things easy in retirement


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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