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Autor:  Milena
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Data:  13/OUT/2003 7:13 PM
Assunto:  Re: By the short and curlies...
 
Mensagem:  have sb by the short and curlies very informal or have sb by the short hairs Meaning: to have complete power over someone E.g They've got us by the short and curlies. We have no choice but to agree. Source Cambridge Dictionary


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
By the short and curlies...  –  Marlon  12/OUT/2003, 5:02 PM
Re: By the short and curlies...  –  mrobertson  12/OUT/2003, 6:02 PM
 Re: By the short and curlies...  –  Milena  13/OUT/2003, 7:13 PM

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