fall on (one's) neck

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fall on (one's) neck

To hug someone, usually while feeling strong emotions. I was so relieved to see my husband walk out of the burning building that I fell on his neck, sobbing. My darling, I cannot wait to fall on your neck when we are reunited again.
See also: fall, neck, on
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