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English definition of “like a lamb to the slaughter”

like a lamb to the slaughter

If someone does something or goes somewhere like a lamb to the slaughter, they do it without knowing that something bad is going to happen and therefore act calmly and without fighting against the situation.Calm and relaxed
(Definition of like a lamb to the slaughter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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