bring (one's) ass to an anchor(redirected from bring their asses to an anchor)
bring (one's) ass to an anchor
To be seated and still, likened to a ship being moored in place by an anchor. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. Kids! Quit running around and bring your ass to an anchor!
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