don't you dare


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don't you dare

(spoken)
I will be very angry at you if you do "I'm going to tell Billy what you said about him." "Don't you dare! "
See also: dare
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If you were there with her in Iowa, to see women hold onto her and say, `Don't you dare give up, don't you dare quit,' to see people hold up their children in the air for her to touch, to see an elderly woman on a walker in South Dakota hold her hand and shake it, and tell her she remembered a time when women did not have the vote.
In preparing for his own marriage ten years ago, Corey Donaldson self published the pre-marriage book (based on 1500 interviews) on questions to consider before marriage, Don't You Dare Get Married Until You Read This.
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She trusted you like a sis by sharing the details of her sad sitch, so don't you dare blab her secrets.
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Don't you dare try to ruin our fun, Blatter, or you'll be getting a tusk where the sun don't shine.
They'll be great in those stir-fries - don't you dare boil them.
Then Jonathan Ross came over and tried to sabotage me, saying, 'Don't talk to him, don't you dare kiss him, he's nothing but a bouffant-haired Irish weirdo'.
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But don't you dare assume the belief systems that everyone else follows is a load of tripe just because it is not written in a book labelled Bible.
Rehhagel has produced a smothering defence which frustrates all ( don't you dare suggest it's because Nicos Dabizas is no longer at its soft centre ( with a mere three goals conceded in eight matches.