have the (brass) neck to (do something)(redirected from had the neck to)
have the (brass) neck to (do something)
To have the will to do something bold, daring, or impudent; to have the nerve to do something. Wow, I can't believe that intern had the brass neck to ask for a raise on her first day!
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have the (brass) neck to do somethinghave the impudence or nerve to do something. informal
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