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Daemon
Posted: Monday, January 08, 2018 12:00:00 AM
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lock (someone) up and throw away the key

To incarcerate someone in prison forever or indefinitely. More...

KSPavan
Posted: Monday, January 08, 2018 2:24:31 AM

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lock (someone) up and throw away the key — To incarcerate someone in prison forever or indefinitely.
taurine
Posted: Monday, January 08, 2018 6:41:39 AM

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"Do you know, that she cleaned out the basement, lock, stock, and barrel." Asked Plankton his new friend, Squilliam Fancyson.
"O yeah, I do. Princess Mindy will eventually marry Sea Monster, although she was unfaithful while locking lips with SpongeBob." Said Squilliam Fancyson.
"Princess Mindy and Sea Monster must be locked up in the same room and throw away the key!" Added What Zit Tooya.
Emel Rapchan
Posted: Monday, January 08, 2018 12:12:12 PM

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Idiom for Taday
lock (someone) up and throw away the key
Def: To incarcerate someone in prison forever or indefinitely.
Expl: That crazy drunk driver nearly hit me! I hope they lock him up and throw away the key!

monamagda
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