man jack

man jack
noun Date: 1807 individual man <
every man jack

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • every\ man\ jack — • every last man • every man jack n. phr. Every single man; each man without exception. I want every last man to be here on time tomorrow morning. Every man jack of you must do his duty …   Словарь американских идиом

  • every man jack of us — every man jack (of us/them) old fashioned, old fashioned every single person. If you sack me the others will walk out too, every man jack of them. Every last man of us is ready to fight for their country …   New idioms dictionary

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