put hair on your chest

put hair on (one's) chest

A humorous phrase said of something very pungent or strong in taste. The idea is that it is so strong that it will "make one a man." These cough drops will put hair on your chest. You'll be cleared up in no time.
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put hair (or hairs) on your chest

(of alcoholic drink) revive your strength. informal
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