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cool one's heels

Adicionado por Llegó Dolor Del Corazón em Sábado, 27/08/2016 - 20:00

Meanings of "cool one's heels"

Inglês

to be forced to wait by someone in power or authority

Explicado por Llegó Dolor Del Corazón em Sábado, 27/08/2016 - 20:00
Inglês

Wait a long time at the same place

Explicado por Lolaska em Terça-feira, 21/02/2017 - 02:17
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Inglês

to wait; connotes some degree of annoyance and would usually be used in informal situations

Example: The assistant had a 3 o’clock appointment with his boss but the boss kept him cooling his heels in the outer office until well past 4:30.

Explicado por ϕιλομαθής em Segunda-feira, 16/07/2018 - 19:32
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Grego

είμαι αναγκασμένος να περιμένω

Explicado por Stavroula em Domingo, 04/09/2016 - 22:12
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