Neck and crop


Also found in: Idioms.
altogether; roughly and at once.
completely; wholly; altogether; roughly and at once.

See also: Crop, Neck

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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What I did next I scarcely know, for I had never before found myself in such a position; but I believe that I broke all restraints, and made the old man feel thoroughly ashamed of himself--Thedora helping me in the task, and well-nigh turning him neck and crop out of the tenement.