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положить кого-л на обе лопатки

to get the upper hand over sb

Sport (Ru-En)

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pin on two shoulders

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— Что говорить, годик выдался трудный, но нас еще не положили на обе лопатки.
“It's a tough year, but we haven't failed yet.”
Драйзер, Теодор / ТитанDreiser, Theodore / The Titan
The Titan
Dreiser, Theodore
© 1914 by JOHN LANE COMPANY
Титан
Драйзер, Теодор
© Издательство "Правда", 1981
Мне было сказано, чтобы я положил его на обе лопатки, я и положил.
I'd been invited to throw him and I had thrown him.
Даррелл, Джеральд / Моя семья и другие звериDurrell, Gerald / My family and other animals
My family and other animals
Durrell, Gerald
© Gerald M. Durrell, 1956
© renewed Gerald M. Durrell, 1984
Моя семья и другие звери
Даррелл, Джеральд
© Издательство "Мир", 1971

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