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    Give me a Break

    Hi Group,

    What does it mean "Give me a break" This is a common phrase that is used oftenly in sports and on the street too.

    If I am missing some other context of this phrase, please let me know.
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    Antonio.

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    Re: Give me a Break

    Quote Originally Posted by Antonio
    Hi Group,

    What does it mean "Give me a break" This is a common phrase that is used oftenly in sports and on the street too.

    If I am missing some other context of this phrase, please let me know.
    __________________
    Thanks in advance,
    Antonio.
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    Re: Give me a Break

    Quote Originally Posted by MW
    Quote Originally Posted by Antonio
    Hi Group,

    What does it mean "Give me a break" This is a common phrase that is used oftenly in sports and on the street too.

    If I am missing some other context of this phrase, please let me know.
    __________________
    Thanks in advance,
    Antonio.
    "I don't believe you."
    Short and to the point. A pleasure.

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    Re: Give me a Break

    It can ideed be shorter:

    "OH COME OOOOON"




    Quote Originally Posted by twostep
    Quote Originally Posted by MW
    Quote Originally Posted by Antonio
    Hi Group,

    What does it mean "Give me a break" This is a common phrase that is used oftenly in sports and on the street too.

    If I am missing some other context of this phrase, please let me know.
    __________________
    Thanks in advance,
    Antonio.
    "I don't believe you."
    Short and to the point. A pleasure.

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    Re: Give me a Break

    Quote Originally Posted by supergrobi
    It can ideed be shorter:

    "OH COME OOOOON"




    Quote Originally Posted by twostep
    Quote Originally Posted by MW
    Quote Originally Posted by Antonio
    Hi Group,

    What does it mean "Give me a break" This is a common phrase that is used oftenly in sports and on the street too.

    If I am missing some other context of this phrase, please let me know.
    __________________
    Thanks in advance,
    Antonio.
    "I don't believe you."
    Short and to the point. A pleasure.
    Just for giggles - do you know what "grobi" means?

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    grobi?!
    what's grobi?!

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    Re: Give me a Break

    competely don't understand~
    what are you guys talking about?!
    faint~

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    Re: Give me a Break

    No idea.

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    Re: Give me a Break

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    No idea.
    Good morning sunshine!

    Give me a break - oh yeah - cut me some slack - get real - b.s. - ...

    Grobian = ruffian, grob = ruff, Grobi - a ruff one

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    Re: Give me a Break

    Quote Originally Posted by twostep
    Good morning sunshine!

    Give me a break - oh yeah - cut me some slack - get real - b.s. - ...

    Grobian = ruffian, grob = ruff, Grobi - a ruff one
    never heard of that

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