cut one's throat


cut one's throat
разг
1) сруби́ть сук, на кото́ром сиди́шь

he cut his own throat by his carelessness — свое́й небре́жностью он подруби́л сук, на кото́ром сиде́л

2) перегры́зть кому-л. гло́тку
3) опоро́чить кого-л., подорва́ть чью-л. репута́цию

The Americanisms. English-Russian dictionary.. 2014.

Смотреть что такое "cut one's throat" в других словарях:

  • cut one's throat — {v. phr.}, {informal} To spoil one s chances; ruin a person. * /He cut his own throat by his carelessness./ * /The younger men in the company were cutting each other s throats in their eagerness to win success./ * /John cut Freddie s throat with… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cut one's throat — {v. phr.}, {informal} To spoil one s chances; ruin a person. * /He cut his own throat by his carelessness./ * /The younger men in the company were cutting each other s throats in their eagerness to win success./ * /John cut Freddie s throat with… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cut\ one's\ throat — v. phr. informal To spoil one s chances; ruin a person. He cut his own throat by his carelessness. The younger men in the company were cutting each other s throats in their eagerness to win success. John cut Freddie s throat with Mary by telling… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • cut one's throat — phrasal : to injure irreparably : destroy, ruin …   Useful english dictionary

  • To cut one’s throat withs feather. — См. У кошки лапки в рукавичках …   Большой толково-фразеологический словарь Михельсона (оригинальная орфография)

  • cut one's — ( ● throat …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cut-Me-Own-Throat Dibbler — infobox Discworld character| name= Claude MaximillianOverton Transpire Dibbler description=A man who would sell his own grandmother. And everyone else s whole family. associations=Works with his nephew Soll Dibbler in Moving Pictures , otherwise… …   Wikipedia

  • cut one's own throat —    If you cut your own throat, you do something that will be the cause of your own failure or ruin your chances in the future.     Tony has already missed a lot of classes. He s cutting his own throat …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • cut one’s own throat — tv. to do something that harms oneself. □ If I do that, I’d be cutting my own throat. □ He’s just cutting his own throat, and he knows it …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • cut one's own throat — bring about one s own downfall by one s actions …   Useful english dictionary

  • cut one's own throat — destroy one s future plans and ambitions; kill oneself, commit suicide …   English contemporary dictionary

Книги

Другие книги по запросу «cut one's throat» >>


Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.