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    Egyption Arrow is offline Member
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    Arrow stick a sock in it

    In the name of the Merciful Allah,
    Hi, here is a part of a conversation I heard in some series:
    - You know, if the editorial photos didn't sell the clothes, then it defeats the purpose. Now we have to try the arty way, Sharon said.
    - Oh, blah blah blah, stick a sock in it, Phillis said.
    I ask about the meaning of " stick a sock in it", and what does " sock" here refer to? Thanks ahead.

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    Default Re: stick a sock in it

    "stick/put a sock in it" = shut up, be quiet. See: Put a sock in it

    A sock is just that - the garment you you put on your foot.

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    Default Re: stick a sock in it

    Is this vulgarity?

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    Default Re: stick a sock in it

    It's not polite. It's something I would expect from a child.

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