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    can you please give me a meaning of the idiom phrase cut me down to size. I do not get this phrase its stumping me really bad.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    can you please give me a meaning of the idiom phrase cut me down to size. I do not get this phrase its stumping me really bad.

    Definition:
    put someone in their place; criticize someone and make them realize that they are not as important as they think


    Explanation:
    Used when telling someone that they think they are more important than they really are.


    Examples:
    He cut me down to size! - We're just going to have to cut Janet down to size if we want to get any work done on this project.



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