pull so.´s leg


pull so.´s leg
fam. faire marcher qqn

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  • pull someone's leg — If you pull someone s leg, you tease them, but not maliciously …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • pull someone's leg — ► pull someone s leg deceive someone playfully. Main Entry: ↑pull …   English terms dictionary

  • pull someone's leg — pull (someone s) leg informal to tell someone something that is not true as a way of joking with them. Is he really angry with me or do you think he s just pulling my leg? (usually in continuous tenses) …   New idioms dictionary

  • pull somebody's leg — pull sb s ˈleg idiom (informal) to play a joke on sb, usually by making them believe sth that is not true Main entry: ↑pullidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • pull someone's leg — verb subject to a playful hoax or joke • Syn: ↑hoax, ↑play a joke on • Derivationally related forms: ↑hoax (for: ↑hoax), ↑hoaxer (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pull someone's leg —    If you pull someone s leg, you tease them, but not maliciously.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If you pull someone s leg, you tease them by telling them something that is not true.     Of course I m not going to buy a sports car. I… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • pull (someone's) leg —    If you pull somebody s leg, you tease them by telling them something that is not true.     Of course I m not going to buy a sports car. I was just pulling your leg! …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • pull someone's leg — idi pull someone s leg to tease or deceive someone in fun …   From formal English to slang

  • Pull someone's leg —   If you pull someone s leg, you tease them, but not maliciously …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • pull one's leg — {v. phr.}, {informal} To get someone to accept a ridiculous story as true; fool someone with a humorous account of something; trick. * /For a moment, I actually believed that his wife had royal blood. Then I realized he was pulling my leg./ *… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pull one's leg — {v. phr.}, {informal} To get someone to accept a ridiculous story as true; fool someone with a humorous account of something; trick. * /For a moment, I actually believed that his wife had royal blood. Then I realized he was pulling my leg./ *… …   Dictionary of American idioms