promise the moon -> τάζω τον ουρανό με τ' άστρα, τάζω λαγούς με πετραχήλια, υπόσχομαι γη και ύδωρ, υπόσχομαι γην και ύδωρ

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promise the moon -> τάζω τον ουρανό με τ' άστρα, τάζω λαγούς με πετραχήλια

to make extravagant promises to someone. Bill will promise you the moon, but he won't live up to his promises. My boss promised the moon, but never gave me a raise.
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