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cut someone a break

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cut someone a break

verb phrase

To give someone special favor: He petitioned Judge Michael Wallace to cut me a break (1970s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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