Definitions starting with T

ID #5181

tick for tack

 [from tit for tat] phr. like for like: 1925 Tik for tack, butter for fat, you kill my dog, I'll kill your cat (Finlay 294).

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Last update: 2011-07-28 16:49
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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