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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    in boxing, a jaw that is fragile and easily broken, and by extension a person who is easy to beat Submitted from United Kingdom on 17/07/2015
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    someone who is fragile and easily upset

    There is a tendency among some reviewers to pull their punchesheck, some even refuse to get into the ring in the first place or duck back under the ropes as soon as they read a few pages and realise their subject has a glass chin.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 17/07/2015


a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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