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third degree


  • to give somebody the third degree [colloquial]
    hacerle un interrogatorio a alguien
    they put me through the third degree
    me hicieron un interrogatorio
    fue como enfrentarse a la Inquisición
    Example sentences
    • When I got home from school that afternoon I got the third degree from my father about how I had ruined his reputation as a minister and how I had ruined my own life.
    • She drags Tom inside with her so she can give him the third degree about this boy he's found for Laura.
    • I don't know why I'm giving you the third degree.
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