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a millstone/a millstone around one's neck

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Definition of a millstone/a millstone around one's neck words

  • phrase a millstone/a millstone around one's neck If you describe something as a millstone or a millstone around your neck, you mean that it is a very unpleasant problem or responsibility that you cannot escape from. 3

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Parts of speech for A millstone/a millstone around one's neck

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adverb
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preposition
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determiner
exclamation

a millstone/a millstone around one's neck popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 87% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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