Significado de “lay down the law” - Diccionario inglés

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lay down the law en inglés británico

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lay down the law

informal

to forcefully make known what you think should happen:

She can't just come into this office and start laying down the law.

(Definición de lay down the law de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

lay down the law en inglés americano

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lay down the law

to tell people what they must do, without caring about their opinions:

Some parents talk things through with their kids instead of simply laying down the law.

(Definición de lay down the law de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)