de-served "hot corn"

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Fri Jan 4 00:09:57 UTC 2008

??  The list just had it ("just deserves") from Michael Quinion --
and I like it.


At 1/3/2008 04:55 PM, Benjamin Barrett wrote:
>I've never seen this form of this expression. It's listed as an eggcorn
>at BB
>Joel S. Berson wrote:
>>I assume it means "get their just deserves"  :-)

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