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  1. english-learner's Avatar

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    Question about " take a swing at "

    What does " take a swing at " mean here? Does it mean " beat at"?

    TOBY
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    C.J.
    Way to stay cool.

    TOBY
    I am not empowered to auction off the Bill of Rights.

    JOSH
    I thought you were going to take a swing at her there.

    TOBY
    She was calling us New York Jews, Josh.

  2. Marylin's Avatar

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    #2

    Re: about " take a swing at "

    to take a swing at someone means to hit someone.

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