read my lips

 A promise. President George Bush pledged, “Read my lips, no new taxes,” but he then agreed to a compromise budget plan that raised taxes.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • Read My Lips — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Read My Lips Álbum de Sophie Ellis Bextor Publicación 27 de agosto de 2001 (Europa, Asia, Suramérica y Australia) 3 de septiembre de 2002 (Estados Unidos) …   Wikipedia Español

  • Read My Lips — Read My Lips …   Википедия

  • Read My Lips — may refer to: * Read my Lips or Sur mes lèvres , a film by Jacques Audiard * Read My Lips (album), by Sophie Ellis Bextor * Read My Lips (Tim Curry album) * Read My Lips (song), by Melissa from the album Fresh * Read My Lips , an album by Jimmy… …   Wikipedia

  • read my lips — ► read my lips N. Amer. informal listen carefully. Main Entry: ↑read …   English terms dictionary

  • Read my lips — George Bush „Read my lips: no new taxes“ (auf deutsch wörtlich: „Lest es von meinen Lippen ab: Keine neuen Steuern“, sinngemäß: „Nehmt mich beim Wort: Keine neuen Steuern“) war ein berühmtes Versprechen des amerikanischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • read my lips — informal listen carefully (used to emphasize the importance of the speaker s words or the earnestness of their intent) * * * ˌread my ˈlips idiom (informal) used to tell sb to listen carefully to what you are saying • Read my lips: no new taxes ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • read my lips — my lips are saying what you are hearing, believe it    Edie said, Read my lips, people. We have no more money …   English idioms

  • Read my lips! — informal a slightly impolite way of telling someone to listen to what you are saying. Read my lips. You re not having any more ice cream …   New idioms dictionary

  • Read my lips! — Go to Watch my lips! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • read my lips N. Amer. — read my lips N. Amer. informal listen carefully. → read …   English new terms dictionary

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