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on the never-never

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishon the never-neveron the never-neverBritish English old-fashioned informalBBTBFL if you buy something on the never-never, you buy it by making small regular payments over a long period syn on hire purchase never-never
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on the never-neverFrom thence he progressed into Formula Ford, with an Alexis that he bought on the never-never.They just let you go on buying on the never-never.
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