have one's tonsils out

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Definition of have one's tonsils out

: to undergo an operation to remove one's tonsils

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“Have one's tonsils out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20one%27s%20tonsils%20out. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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