North American informal Surrender or admit defeat: he fought for a while, but he pretty quickly cried uncle
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- Repeat steps 2 and 3 until all the bad guys are either dead or cry uncle.
- Plenty of people thought we should have just let the Confederate states go their own way in 1861 - but even they knew that if we beat General Lee on the field and occupied enough of the South, that the CSA would cry uncle and quit.
- I will hound that poor excuse of a human being until he yells uncle or stops posting vapid, unproven horse nonsense that all of you seem to believe.