sap englannista suomeksi
To exhaust the vitality of.
1944, William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, Jules Furthman, ''The Big Sleep'' (screenplay)
- I risk my whole future, the hatred of the cops and Eddie Mars' gang. I dodge bullets and eat saps.
To strike with a sap (with a blackjack).
- As he passes the mouth of a narrow alley two men step out quickly. One of them saps Marlowe expertly — they drag him out of sight.
1964, Raymond Chandler, ''Killer in the Rain''
- And when he had me up there he would sap me again and I wouldn't remember anything that happened in between the two sappings.
To pierce with saps.
- Ring out the grief that saps the mind(..)
To gradually weaken.
I dig (with a pick).
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