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In The Doghouse ( facing punishment for doing something wrong ... )

"In The Doghouse"



You are "in the doghouse" when you have done something which has made someone angry.

Example: "You kids will be in the doghouse with your mother after that mess you made in her garden!"



A dog who has misbehaved may be put on a leash and forced to stay in the doghouse. A person who is "in the doghouse" [with someone] has likely done something to anger that person and will have to face some kind of punishment.





In The Dark

In The Heat Of The Moment


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