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English definition of “have sb/sth hanging round your neck”

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have sb/sth hanging round your neck

informal disapproving
to be limited in what you can do by someone or something: The last thing I want is a couple of kids hanging round my neck!
Translations of “have sb/sth hanging round your neck”
in Chinese (Traditional) 受…的拖累…
in Chinese (Simplified) 受…的拖累…
(Definition of have sb/sth hanging round your neck from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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