frog–march

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verb \ˈfrȯg-ˌmärch, ˈfräg-\

Definition of frog–march

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

1884

First Known Use of frog–march

1884


FROG–MARCH Defined for English Language Learners

frog–march

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verb \ˈfrȯg-ˌmärch, ˈfräg-\

Definition of frog–march for English Language Learners

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

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