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Die.‘the two men never realized how close they had come to cashing in their chips’
- ‘The legendary Veronica Dunne sings the role of the Countess, who also cashes in her chips, but not until she has hit a few high notes.’
- ‘Roddy was in our monthly poker group that included a rowdy, hard-living group, nearly all of whom have cashed in their chips and are still great memories.’
- ‘‘On the 11 th,’ he says, ‘I came close to cashing in my chips.’’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.