blow the lid off

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Definition of blow the lid off

chiefly US
: to reveal the truth about (something) The investigation blew the lid off corruption in city hall.

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“Blow the lid off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blow%20the%20lid%20off. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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