cross the line : Idioms in English

cross the line

to have done something grievous.
Usage:
Ron had clearly crossed the line with his jokes this time; he said one about the boss to the wife of the boss.

cross the line in News

  • Turn 4: NASCAR's burning questions

    Did Brad Keselowski cross the line? Is lower-level short-track racing safe? Should Dale Earnhardt Jr. be concerned? Is Chase Elliott ready for prime time? Our experts weigh in.
    on June 19, 2013 Source: ESPN

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