How old is the saying three sheets to the wind?
Where did 10 sheets to the wind come from?
What does the phrase ten sheets to the wind mean?
What does the phrase in the wind mean?
What does 7 sheets to the wind mean?
What does the term TIE ONE ON mean?
What does life on the lam mean?
What does go with the wind mean?
What does it mean to hang tight?
US, informal. : to wait before doing anything Investors are being advised to hang tight until the stock market rebounds.
Where did the expression and Bob’s your uncle come from?
Where did three sheets to the wind originate?
Derived from sailing ships. The ‘sheet’ in the phrase uses the nautical meaning of a rope that controls the trim of sail. If a sheet is loose, the sail flaps and doesn’t provide control for the ship.
How else to say hang in there?
|grin and bear it||keep at it|
|persist||put up with it|
|see it through||soldier on|
|stay with it||struggle on|
What does the expression hang in there mean?
Where does the term hang tight originate?
What’s the meaning of grin and bear it?
: to accept something that one does not like because there is no choice I don’t agree with their decision, but all I can do is grin and bear it.
What does sticking it out mean?
What is another way to say I support you?
What is the meaning of misery guts?
What is the meaning of odd and ends?
What is the meaning of ins and outs?
What does it mean to put a damper on someone?
: to make (something) less strong, active, or exciting His bad mood put a damper on the celebration. He was putting a bit of a damper on her spirits.