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drop someone in someone's tracks

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drop someone in someone's tracks

verb phrase

To knock down or kill someone suddenly and sharply: One kick dropped him in his tracks (1820s+)

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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