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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions

What does give somebody the elbow mean?


Meaning of idioms with examples...

give somebody the elbow

The phrase to give somebody the elbow is an idiomatic expression that means to end a romantic relationship or a friendship with someone.


She gave him the elbow because she couldn't bear the way he used to treat her.

This idiom is in the parts of the body category

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