Definition von 'by the neck
Beispielsätze, die 'by the neck' enthalten
The officer, holding the open bottle by the neck, was watching Abasio curiously from inside the door.A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2002)
She floated, as if on a rubber ring in a calm sea, suspended only by the neck, drifting gently out of sight.LOSING IT (2002)
He would have hanged the man by the neck from the nearest yard arm.THE BOOK LADY (2002)
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