What does 'Pound of flesh' mean?
If someone wants their pound of flesh, the force someone to pay or give back something owed, even though they don't need it and it will cause the other person a lot of difficulty.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'Pound of flesh'
- In the flesh
- Flesh and blood
- Press the flesh
- Spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak
- Make your flesh crawl
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