extract the urine (out of someone or something)

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extract the urine (out of someone or something)

To mock, deride, tease, or ridicule someone or something. A humorously polite alternative to the phrase "take the piss (out of someone or something)." Primarily heard in UK. It took me a while to realize that all her brother's bizarre questions about America were really just his way of extracting the urine out of me. Jeff's always extracting the urine out of the way politicians behave in public. It always takes foreigners a while to come to terms with English people's penchant for extracting the urine.
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On that note, I'll need to have a quiet word with my wee pal Jonathan Sutherland for attempting to extract the urine from big Stevie on Sportscene.
We used to extract the urine out of club directors when I was at Tottenham but at least they were local businessmen with a genuine feeling for their club, a basic understanding of the game, and they would certainly never have tried to tell manager Bill Nicholson who to sign.
JOHN DILLON: Poor JD took such a pounding at Dumbarton even the kit man tried to extract the urine from the Celtic-daft defender.
Some pro punters extract the urine, and ask: "Are you a man or a mouse?
comBOOKIES love compiling their list of New Year novelty bets because it allows them to extract the urine while pretending they are doing us all a huge favour.
Hapless Kazakh journalist Borat and camp and bitchy Austrian fashion reporter Bruno continue to obviously extract the urine from the straight-faced and strait-laced Yanks.