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List Of Sports Idioms - D
... AHDI states the term "probably" came from boxing, circa 1900 OED references boxing rather obliquely, and cites first figurative usage to 1889 ... AHDI dates "down for the count" to the 1920s OED cites out for the count to 1930 ... AHDI dates its figurative use to about 1900 ...

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