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Definition of 'rock the boat'

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The best way for you to get noticed is to rock the boat, ring the changes, break the mould. Alex George LOVE YOU MADLY (2002)`I didn't believe it; I didn't want to rock the boat, "are the initial pleas. Weldon, Fay SPLITTING (2002)So to make sure I wasn't going to rock the boat, they threatened to kill the one person I've ever cared about in this godforsaken world. MacNeill, Alastair THE DEVIL'S DOOR (2002)She saw herself at his age, complacently middle class, being careful not to rock the boat too hard. S.M. Stirling T2©: RISING STORM (2002)

Synonyms of 'rock the boat'

cause trouble, protest, object, dissent

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