durch den Kakao ziehen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kakao is in this case a euphemism for Kacke (Duden Herkunftswörterbuch 3rd ed.)

IdiomEdit

durch den Kakao ziehen

  1. (idiomatic) To rake somebody over the coals. To slate somebody or something.

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Last modified on 10 June 2013, at 22:46