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tie a can to

verb phrase

To dismiss; discharge; can, fire: First it was the Braves who tied a can to Tommy Hughes

[1926+; probably fr can, ''discharge'']


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