clear the decksRate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
To prepare for action.

Additional definitions for 'clear the decks':

clear the decksTo remove, or fasten, all loose material, or partitions prior to a naval engagement.
See them all »

Translation

Find a translation for the clear the decks phrase in other languages:

Select another language:

Nearby phrases

Some more phrases from our dictionary similiar to clear the decks

Discuss this clear the decks phrase with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this clear the decks definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"clear the decks." Phrases.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 15 Dec. 2017. <http://www.phrases.net/phrase/clear-the-decks_2931>.

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!