under one's wing
phrasal under one's protection ; in one's care <
took her under his wing
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  • under\ one's\ wing — • under one s wing • take under one s wing adv. phr. Under the care or protection of. Helen took the new puppy under her wing. The boys stopped teasing the new student when Bill took him under his wing. Compare: in tow …   Словарь американских идиом

  • under one's wing — {adv. phr.} Under the care or protection of. * /Helen took the new puppy under her wing./ * /The boys stopped teasing the new student when Bill took him under his wing./ Compare: IN TOW …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • under one's wing — {adv. phr.} Under the care or protection of. * /Helen took the new puppy under her wing./ * /The boys stopped teasing the new student when Bill took him under his wing./ Compare: IN TOW …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • under one's wing — adjective Under ones protection, sponsorship, or tutelage. He took the promising student under his wing …   Wiktionary

  • take\ under\ one's\ wing — • under one s wing • take under one s wing adv. phr. Under the care or protection of. Helen took the new puppy under her wing. The boys stopped teasing the new student when Bill took him under his wing. Compare: in tow …   Словарь американских идиом

  • take under one's wing — See: UNDER ONE S WING …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take under one's wing — See: UNDER ONE S WING …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Under the Raven's Wing — Infobox Film name = Under the Raven s Wing caption = director = Susan Adriensen producer = Blue Eyed Productions writer = Susan Adriensen starring = Kimberly Amato Coy DeLuca Kamilla Sofie Sadekova Jessica Palette editing = Susan Adriensen… …   Wikipedia

  • Garzey's Wing — Infobox animanga/Header name = Garzey s Wing caption = ja name = ガーゼィの翼 ja name trans = genre = Fantasy, Action, RomanceInfobox animanga/OVA director = Yoshiyuki Tomino writer = Yoshiyuki Tomino studio = J.C. Staff, BMG Japan licensor =… …   Wikipedia

  • To haul in one's horns — Horn Horn (h[^o]rn), n. [AS. horn; akin to D. horen, hoorn, G., Icel., Sw., & Dan. horn, Goth. ha[ u]rn, W., Gael., & Ir. corn, L. cornu, Gr. ke ras, and perh. also to E. cheer, cranium, cerebral; cf. Skr. [,c]iras head. Cf. {Carat}, {Corn} on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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