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to be a millstone round so.'s neck

 

Definition (British English)

be, millstone, round, neck
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (American English)

be, millstone, round, neck
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Thesaurus, synonyms, antonyms

be, millstone, round, neck
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Etymology

be, millstone, round, neck
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jmdm. ein Klotz am Bein sein

 

Definition:

Klotz, Bein, sein
DWDS

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Two entries for "...millstone around/round so.'s neck"Last post 25 Sep 16, 09:05
Why are there two entries and even two separate audio pronunciations for "to be a millstone …4 Replies
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neck-and-neck - Kopf-an-KopfLast post 18 Mar 10, 10:23
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neck line - *Last post 18 Apr 10, 18:03
M-W, OALD, CALD and Chambers all only show the contracted spelling.1 Replies
round bastion - RundturmLast post 02 Jan 12, 20:48
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