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Old 08-22-2019, 04:13 AM
penultima thule is offline
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Sydney, Australia
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“with players getting a blow “

Originally Posted by russian heel View Post
It’s a sports term for “day off”. It’s mostly used in baseball.
It’s use in US sports is outside my ken. But “to take (or have) a blow” in a slang term for having a break from hard labour dates back to convict times and is still used in context by my family.