want someone's scalp

idiom

: to want to remove someone from a position
His boss wants his scalp.

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“Want someone's scalp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/want%20someone%27s%20scalp. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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