lead with one's chin

lead with one's chin informal 1) (of a boxer) leave one's chin unprotected. 2) behave or speak incautiously.
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  • lead with one's chin — informal 1》 (of a boxer) leave one s chin unprotected. 2》 behave or speak incautiously. → lead …   English new terms dictionary

  • lead with one's chin — informal (of a boxer) leave one s chin unprotected ■ figurative behave or speak incautiously …   Useful english dictionary

  • lead with one's chin — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. blunder into, be indiscreet, be rash, act foolishly; see dare 1 , 2 , risk …   English dictionary for students

  • lead — Ⅰ. lead [1] ► VERB (past and past part. led) 1) cause (a person or animal) to go with one, especially by drawing them along or by preceding them to a destination. 2) be a route or means of access: the street led into the square. 3) (lead to)… …   English terms dictionary

  • lead — lead1 [lēd] vt. led, leading [ME leden < OE lædan, caus. of lithan, to travel, go, akin to Ger leiten: for IE base see LOAD] 1. a) to show the way to, or direct the course of, by going before or along with; conduct; guide b) to show (the way)… …   English World dictionary

  • lead — lead1 [li:d] verb (past and past participle led) 1》 cause (a person or animal) to go with one by drawing them along.     ↘show (someone) the way to a destination by preceding or accompanying them.     ↘(lead someone on) deceive someone into… …   English new terms dictionary

  • chin — /tʃɪn / (say chin) noun 1. the lower extremity of the face, below the mouth. 2. the point of the lower jaw. –verb (chinned, chinning) –verb (t) 3. Gymnastics to bring one s chin up to (a horizontal bar, from which one is hanging), by bending the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Chin Injeti — Also known as CHIN Genres Hip Hop, Pop, Rock, R B, Folk Occupations Producer, Musician, Songwriter, Singer, A R Instruments …   Wikipedia

  • Lead (tack) — This article is about livestock equipment. For leads used on small animals, see Leash. For the young children s horse show class, see Leadline. For other uses, see Lead (disambiguation). For yet more other uses, see Lead line. Lead clipped to a… …   Wikipedia

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