cry (or say) uncle

Submitted by ϕιλομαθής on 17.07.2018

cry (or say) uncle (English) — to admit defeat

Example: Larry and Nick were wrestling on the floor, and
Larry pinned Nick down. When Nick was ready to admit defeat, he cried uncle.

English, explained by ϕιλομαθής on Tue, 17/07/2018 - 13:25

cry (or say) uncle — признать себя побеждённым; просить пощады; сдаться.

Russian, explained by St. Sol on Sun, 19/08/2018 - 00:24