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Meaning of "put one's head in a noose" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PUT ONE'S HEAD IN A NOOSE

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PUT ONE'S HEAD IN A NOOSE

put on one´s thinking cap
put on the dog
put on the map
put on the ritz
put on to
put one across
put one in mind of
put one over on
put one´s back into
put one´s best foot forward
put one´s cards on the table
put one´s feet up
put one´s foot down
put one´s foot in it
put one´s hand to the plough
put one´s house in order
put one´s money where one´s mouth is
put one´s oar in
put one´s shirt on
put one´s shoulder to the wheel

WORDS THAT END LIKE PUT ONE'S HEAD IN A NOOSE

burnoose
caboose
Canada goose
choose
footloose
golden goose
goose
let loose
loose
mongoose
moose
Mother Goose
noose
on the loose
oose
pick and choose
play fast and loose
roose
slipnoose
the loose

Synonyms and antonyms of put one's head in a noose in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «put one's head in a noose» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

把一个人的头在绞索
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

poner la cabeza en una soga
570 millions of speakers

English

put one´s head in a noose
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक फंदा में एक के सिर डाल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

وضع رئيس واحد في حبل المشنقة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

положить свою голову в петлю
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

colocar a cabeça em um laço
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একটি ফোয়ারা মধ্যে একটি মাথা রাখা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mettre la tête dans un étau
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Letakkan kepalanya dengan kepala
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

legte den Kopf in der Schlinge
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

縄に頭を置く
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

올가미 에 하나 의 머리를 넣어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sijine sirah siji ing irung
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đặt đầu của một người trong một cái thòng lọng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு தலைவலி தலைவலி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फटकारामध्ये डोकं घालणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Başını bir baş belasına koymak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mettere la testa in un cappio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

położyć głowy w stryczek
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

покласти свою голову в петлю
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pune capul într-un laț
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βάλει το κεφάλι του σε μια θηλιά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sit ´n mens se kop in ´n strop
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sätta huvudet i en snara
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sette ens hode i en løkke
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PUT ONE'S HEAD IN A NOOSE»

The term «put one's head in a noose» is used very little and occupies the 171.470 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PUT ONE'S HEAD IN A NOOSE»

Discover the use of put one's head in a noose in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to put one's head in a noose and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Cassell英语常用词组用法词典
... to need (something) like a hole in the head ItLneed to put ideas into someone's head M. IDEA to put one's head in a noose S fiftiS I'll 1 1 to put one's head on the block il-fS^St ! sewn ; g#?ESS[.'i;fi^JWfeffijw to put our/ their/ etc. heads ...
Rosalind Fergusson, 2003
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German/English Dictionary of Idioms
»Kerl nochmal, was hab' ich da für eine Dummheit gemachtl«, rief er aus, indem er sich ärgerlich vor den Kopf schlug. den Kopf in die Schlinge stecken ugs selten - to put one's head in a noose, 'to put a noose around one's neck Was hat ihn ...
Hans Schemann, 2013
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English/German Dictionary of Idioms: Supplement to the ...
Zicken im Kopf haben to put one's head in a noose Kopf: den Kopf in die Schlinge stecken to bawl one's head off Messer: schreien/brüllen/..., als ob man im Messer steckte/stecken würde/(stäke) • Stier: brüllen wie ein Stier • Wilder: brüllen/U) ...
Professor Hans Schemann, 2013
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The Chambers Dictionary
put one's head in a noose to put oneself into a dangerous or vulnerable situation. [Perh OFr nous, pi of nou (Fr nceud), from L nodus knot] NOPabbre v: National Opinion Poll or Polls. nopal no 'pal or -pal, n a Central American cactus of the ...
Allied Chambers, 1998
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The Nelson Contemporary English Dictionary
... noon (nSSnl n & adj twelve o'clock midday noose inSSsl n a looped rope which tightens when pulled the hangman's noose put one's head in a noose to allow oneself to be caught nor (nawrl conj 1 and not He does not often get to the shops, ...
W. T. Cunningham, 1977
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms
noose put one's head in a noose sue head. nose cut off one's nose to spite one's face (derog) to proceed with an action which harms oneself rather than miss the opportunity which it offers of harming someone else: Handing inyour resignation  ...
Elizabeth McLaren Kirkpatrick, C. M. Schwarz, 1993
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Chambers Pocket Dictionary
put one's head in a noose to walk into danger. [OFr nous, from Lat nodus, knot] nor conj 1 (used to introduce alternatives after neither) neither knows nor cares; takes neither meat, nor fish, nor eggs. 2 and not: /f didn 't look appetising, nor was it ...
Elaine Higgleton, Howard Sargeant, Anne Seaton, 1992
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Dictionary of St. Lucian Creole
... kwen t wikwen. noon, n., midi; at noon, a midi; noon of night, mennwit; noonday , n., midi; noontide, n., le midi noose, n., ne koulan, (running knot) kabwia; hangman's noose, nebouwo; put one's head in a noose, kiteyo tchenbe ou. nor, conj., ...
Jones E. Mondesir, Lawrence D. Carrington, 1992
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Atlantic's URDU ENGLISH DICTIONARY
To put one's head in a noose: to incur responsibility. !^l£*-- L»y gardan jhukona. y . To bow the head; to submit; to obey: to yield. J-J Jjy gardan zadani, adj. Deserving to be beheaded. \£f jj/' gardan katna, v. To be beheaded: to be ruined. Ujt. j-:/ ...
‎1989
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Oxford Dictionary of English
phrases put one's head in a noose bring about one's own downfall. – origin late Middle English: probably via Old French no(u)s from Latin nodus 'knot'. noosphere /ˈnəʊəsfɪə/ 7noun a postulated sphere or stage of evolutionary development ...
Angus Stevenson, 2010

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