to suffer a defeat or adversity
Once again, they took it on the chin at football. (example of take it on the chin)
by The Return of Light Joker November 1, 2009
When you get screwed or lose out on something. Literally means you get dick fucked in the mouth, and the balls are smacking on your chin.
Dude, you're going to take it on the chin tonight when we play poker!
by BonsaiSteve January 26, 2016