eat one's hat

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Used in a result clause to express disbelief in the conditional clause proposition.
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He said he would eat his hat if more than ten people came. He'd better fetch a knife and fork!.

Submitted on September 01, 2009

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seinen Hut essen

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    Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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