lang tande, noun phrase

AfrikaansShow more From Afrikaans idiom eet met lang tande, literally ‘eat with long teeth’, to eat with distaste or reluctance.
In the phrase with lang tande, with long teeth (see long teeth).
1973 Farmer’s Weekly 9 May 13A bloodied mess..which even a dog would eat with lang tande.
1983 Frontline May 32Chemically, the water is quite as pure as any other, but many a Windhoeker still..drinks the city’s water with very lang tande.
with long teethlong teeth.

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