Welcome/Bienvenido/Benvingut
Welcome/Bienvenido/Benvingut
English | Català | Castellano

Search for phrases in English or in the 3 languages

 

The Phrase


Phrase: The big stick

Meaning: The use of brute force, or the act of threatening someone or something weaker.

Examples:
The police used the big stick to reduce the demonstrators.
That ruler seemed to be a nice person, but carried a big stick.
There are politicians that wave the big stick in the name of democracy.

Subject: Brute Force



There are no comments yet



Submit a comment


Your name / nickname
Your email (optional)
Comment
Enter the anti-spam code
 


Return to the main page

 
www.polseguera.com - © Polseguera. All rights reserved

info@polseguera.com