what does tolerate lip mean?
She looks like a librarian. There is a look in her eye that warns him she will not tolerate lip.
What does "tolerate lip" mean? This girl does not like people chit-chating??
Re: what does tolerate lip mean?
Originally Posted by superbee
lip refers to lips moving. She will not tolerate (any) lip means, she won't tolerate backtalk, responses to her statements, questioning her authority; It means, one should listen and accept her words; don't argue.
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