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    what is the idiomatic meaning of the followings;

    Sit on the fence and take forty winks.

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    Re: Meaning

    forty winks=informal, a short sleep in the daytime

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    Re: Meaning

    Someone who is sitting on the fence can't make up his mind which side he wants to be on.

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