- get (or catch) it in the neck Brit.
- get (or catch) it in the neck Brit.informalbe severely criticized or punished.→ neck
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get it in the neck — (informal) To be severely dealt with or hard hit • • • Main Entry: ↑neck * * * get it in the neck british informal phrase to be criticized or punished I’ll probably get it in the neck for this. Thesaurus: to be criticized … Useful english dictionary
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