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take the Mickey

verb

  • to mock, make fun of. Origin: Cockney rhyming slang 'take the Mickey Bliss', meaning 'take the piss'
    Stop taking the mickey!

    Last edited on Feb 13 2006. Submitted by Robbie G. from Stroud, Hampshire, UK on Feb 13 2006.

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take the rap

verb

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take the reins

verb

  • to take control.
                                                                                                  

    Citation from "Bush Comes to Dinner", American Dad! (TV), Season 2 Episode 10 (2007) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Mar 04 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Mar 04 2013.

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take the rip

verb

  • to mock, make fun of, kid.
    I hate acting in front of the drama class - they always take the rip.
    I hate acting in front of the drama class - they always take the rip out of me.

    Last edited on Aug 19 2012. Submitted by Robbie G. from Stroud, Hampshire, UK on Feb 13 2006.

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take the short bus to school

verb

  • a way of saying the individual wasn't bright. Locally, and this is rather cruel, as slang derivations often are, special education kids are typically sent to school in smaller-than-usual school buses, known as "short buses."

    Last edited on Jan 22 2013. Submitted by Dan O. from Omaha, NE, USA on May 10 2003.

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take to school

verb

  • to defeat.
    She got taken to school.

    Last edited on May 17 2011. Submitted by Justin S. from Brea, CA, USA on Jun 05 2002.

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