blindside (to)

blindside (to)
 Surprise an opponent.
 ► “Some reckon he [President Clinton] might blindside Congress and unilaterally let national banks move into the huge, well-rewarded, and perhaps not-so-risky business of underwriting corporate debt and equities. (Financial World, April 25, 1995, p. 48)

American business jargon. 2014.

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