in a compromising position

idiomatic phrase

Definition of in a compromising position

: having sexual relations used euphemistically He and his lover were caught in a compromising position.

First Known Use of in a compromising position

1857, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of in a compromising position was in 1857

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“In a compromising position.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20a%20compromising%20position. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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