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take heat

Slang definitions & phrases for take heat

take someone for a ride

verb phrase

  1. To murder by kidnapping and disposing of the body in a remote place, in gangster fashion (1927+)
  2. To cheat or swindle someone (1929+)
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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