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13:01 Oct 27, 2005
English to English translations [PRO] Slang / phrase in a novel
English term or phrase:throw someone on the rocks
Anybody there that can help me understand the meaning of this expression?
The whole sentence is "What would you rather have—public defenders who just **throw their clients on the rocks**, or people who really try?
Thanks to all answerers and peers for helping me out.
Special thanks to Cilian for offering a general meaning for this expression and to Rita for specifying this is not a known expression. 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer