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walk the plank

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwalk the plankwalk the plankTTWFORCE somebody TO DO somethingto be forced to walk along a board laid over the side of a ship until you fall off into the sea, used as a punishment in the past walk
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walk the plankThe signal was for Mr Amato, 61, to walk the plank.Both are completely geared to novices, with plenty of other distractions if walking the plank doesn't suit.Keel-hauling, walking the plank, that sort of thing.
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