kiss the dust


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kiss the dust

Sl. to fall to the earth, because of death or because of being struck. I'll see that you kiss the dust before sunset, cowboy! You'll kiss the dust before I will, Sheriff.
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kiss the dust

submit abjectly; be overthrown.
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kiss the dust

tv. to fall to the earth, because of death or because of being struck. (see also bite the dust.) I’ll see that you kiss the dust before sunset, cowboy!
See also: dust, kiss
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Make them to kiss the dust, these are aliens to our society, the vibrating voice of a nonagenarian seemed to echo with his hidden feelings.