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Qu'est-ce que ça veut dire "être dans la charrette"?

C'est pareil que la phrase en anglais "to get canned (fired) ?"

For learning: French
Base language: French
Category: Language

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    Yes, "être dans la charrette", 'être dans la prochaine charrette" means that someone suspects or is nearly sure to be fired from his job.
    The expression refers directly to the French Revolution when people were conveyed in tumbrils through the city of Paris to be guillotined.

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