Posted by Bob on July 25, 2005
In Reply to: Re: Kutagrah posted by Bob on July 25, 2005
: : what does give or take mean?
: : and what does kutagrah mean?
: I'm guessing that kutagrah is coup de grace. See previous discussion at http://www.phrases.org.uk/bulletin_board/41/messages/1061.html
"Give or take" means approximately. "You're going to need 10 hours to do it, give or take" means it might be nine, or eleven. Give and hour, or take an hour, ten is a good guess.