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frog–march

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verb \-ˌmärch\

Simple Definition of frog–march

  • : to grab and force (someone) to walk forward by pushing from behind

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of frog–march

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to seize from behind roughly and forcefully propel forward <frog–marched him out the door>

1923

First Known Use of frog–march

1923

Rhymes with frog–march


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