English version

give somebody a blank cheque

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgive somebody a blank chequegive somebody a blank chequeBritish English, give somebody a blank check American EnglishLET/ALLOW to give someone permission to do whatever they think is necessary in a particular situation blank cheque
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give somebody a blank chequeWe cannot let our democracy become a matter of simply giving a bunch of politicians a blank cheque to govern us every five years.
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