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    take the best of someone?

    What is the meaning of "take the best of someone"?
    Example:You are trying to take the best of me.

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    Re: take the best of someone?

    Quote Originally Posted by leonardoatt View Post
    What is the meaning of "take the best of someone"?
    Example:You are trying to take the best of me.
    To take advantage of a person's vulnerability or good qualities. Sometimes stated as "to get the best...."

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    Re: take the best of someone?

    You mean "abuse someone's weakness or abilities"?

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    Re: take the best of someone?

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    You mean "abuse someone's weakness or abilities"?
    "Abuse" might be a little strong in today's vernacular but it could work in some cases.

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