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for the record
used for giving a piece of information that you want people to know (expression)
to stall on
to refuse to answer or decide something in order to gain more time
a subpoena
an official legal document that says you must come to a court of law to give information
to yank
to pull something or someone suddenly with a lot of force
to head off
to prevent something from taking place
to whip up
to prepare something to eat very quickly
to stop off
to visit somewhere before continuing to another place
dead
in serious trouble (adj.)
a cuff
(short for) a handcuff
a setup
a situation in which someone cheats or tricks you, especially by making you appear guilty when you are not
an inducement
something that persuades someone to do something
to cut a deal
to make a business deal
whacked
(to be) very tired
APB
all-points bulletin: an urgent message to all police officers in a particular area about a criminal they need to arrest (abbreviation/acronym)
a beaut
something that you think is very good
to waive
to officially ignore a rule, right, or claim
to pad
to put false amounts or information on a document so that you get more money than you should
a racketeering
the crime of making money from illegal activities
middle school
in the US for children between the ages of 11 and 14, after they leave elementary school; in the UK for children between the ages of 8 and 12, after they leave infant school (no article)
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