Spiffing y'all up, one typo at a time
I don’t even know how to go about this, because it’s a bit mind-boggling to me. So, I’ll just cut to the chase.
That phrase doesn’t mean anything except, perhaps, a painful rear end.
If you nip something in the bud, you’re putting an end to it before it grows into something larger or stopping it soon after it has begun.
Choose option No. 2, y’all. Always.