take a firm line

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Definition of take a firm line

: to treat someone in a firm way He took a firm line with his son.

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“Take a firm line.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20a%20firm%20line. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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