by dint of Meaning: as result of something. Example: Mark got what he wanted by dint of requesting and threatening.
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a dime a dozen ❯❮ come a cropper
Thanks 👍👌example is very nice.
- Sony December 7, 2017
Nice and helpful. 😆😆
- Prerana July 12, 2017
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put your foot in it
Meaning: say something (by mistake) that upsets, humiliates, or embarrasses someone
Example: Carla put her foot right in it when she congratulated her neighbour on being pregnant. It turns out she's not expecting but had just put on weight. Read on
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