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Definición de “crack the whip” en inglés

crack the whip

to use your authority to make someone else behave better or work harder: We were two months behind schedule, so I decided it was time to crack the whip.
(Definition of crack the whip from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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