twist (slowly) in the wind
twist (slowly) in the wind definition
to suffer the agony of some punishment, powerless to do anything about it, as if one had been hanged. (Figurative only.) : I'll see you twist in the wind for trying to frustrate this investigation.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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