Lay it on the line

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Definition

He laid it on the line!: He told it like it is! He said the truth! He didn't beat around the bush!
idiom

to lay (a book on a table): to place, to put, to set, to leave (a book on a table)
verb

Examples

  • "Warbuckle : Look Bethany, I'm a straight shooter, so I'm just gonna lay it on the line for you."

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