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take to the cleaners

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Synonyms of take to the cleaners

to rob by the use of trickery or threats
  • That car salesman took us to the cleaners with this lemon.

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The first known use of take to the cleaners was in 1924

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take to task

take to the cleaners

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“Take to the cleaners.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/take%20to%20the%20cleaners. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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