Search results for get some air

We've found 716 phrases for get some air:Sort:PopularA - Z


get some airTo invigorate oneself by breathing refreshing outdoor air, especially after departing from a building or other enclosed space for this purpose.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
get someUsed other than as an idiom: see get, some.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
get someTo have sex.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
get someTo attack or physically assault in a rapid manner.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
get some zzzzzz'sComic Strip person was pictured as 'sleeping' with a number of letter 'Z,Z,Z,Z,Z's' in overhead cloud:Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
some days you get the bear, other days the bear gets youOne cannot always overcome a powerful adversary.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stickTry the same thing (or similar things) often enough, and, even if the general standard is poor, sometimes one will be successful.2001, And still no one is shouting stop. read in The Kingdom archives at [1] on 02 Nov 06,Many team managers are of the philosophy that if you throw enough mud at the wall some of it will stick. They believe that team preparation is all about physical fitness. They run the players into the ground and they believe they will be "flying on the day".2001, Robert McCrum, Let them eat cake, in The Observer 16 Dec 01, read on Guardian Unlimited site at [2] on 02 Nov 06,Australian publishing boomed and in the past 10 years the country's literary culture has undergone a mini golden age, capped by Carey's triumph at the 2001 Booker Prize. As one Australian arts administrator said to me many years ago: 'Listen, mate, if you throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stick.'2001, Chris Collin, Re: 2-cp speys on The Strathspey Server mailing list archive at [3] on 02 Nov 06,I am finding that "if you throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stick". It doesn't always work of course (especially on the nights when the class is mostly the beginners), but the class seems to thrive on the challange.2005, Ray Craft (poster on The right scale blog), Fitzhooie and his Burden, read at [4] on 02 Nov 06,Prosecutors everywhere have bad habits of overcharging lots of cases, knowing that if the throw enough mud at the wall some of it will stick.2005, Sean Kelleher, Spike Milligan: His part in our downfall in Business 07 Aug 05, read at [5] on 02 Nov 06,As long as there is negligible regulation and enforcement anyone can actually try and do the job...Weak regulation allows the industry to build strategies on full time recruitment. The theory goes: throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stick.c2005, Everything You've Learned About Marketing Is Wrong, read on LINC Performance website at [6] on 02 Nov 06,They have the money to continue to believe in the repetition side of the equation. You throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stick. But it still isnRate it:

(3.00 / 1 vote)
all and someone and allRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
and then someUsed to confirm preceding utterance, while implying that what was said or asked is an understatement.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
burn some rubberAn expression of intent to drive ruthlessly, speedily, wildly, illegally: Express the intention to perform tasks, agendas in wild abandon, in order to impress, gain an advantage, recover lost time or missed opportunity:Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
catch some z'sTo sleep.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
cut somebody some slackTo be patient or lenient with somebody; to relax standards or expectations.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
give some skinTo greet or congratulate someone by slapping his or her palm; see slap me five.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
kick some tiresTo shop for a vehicle or other item to purchase or invest in.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
knock some sense into his headDepression Expression: During the Depression, there was little empathy for the unemployed. Pundits identified the loafer, the hobo, the bum, the specified lazy-boy, the uninspired, those lacking ambition as needing a wakeup Call.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
ruffle some feathersTo disturb; to arouse resentment, anger, or concern.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
some kind ofUsed other than as an idiom: see some, kind, of.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
some kind ofA remarkable.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
some kind ofUsed as an intensifier of adjectives: remarkablyRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
some oldUsed other than as an idiom: see some, old.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
some oldSome, some unspecified or yet-undetermined one (especially for emphasis).Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
some peopleExpresses disgust at the actions of a person; a response to a person doing something silly, bizarre, nonsensical or ill-mannered.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
throw dirt enough, and some will stickIf enough allegations are made about someone or something, then even if they are all untrue, people's opinion of the person or thing will be diminished.1759, John Wesley, letter to John Downes, Rector of St. Michael's, Wood Street, read at Wesley Center Online at [1] on 14 Oct 06.I hope...that you are ignorant of the whole affair, and are so bold only because you are blind...And blind enough; so that you blunder on through thick and thin, bespattering all that come in your way, according to the old, laudable maxim, 'Throw dirt enough, and some will stick.'1857, Thomas Hughes, Tom Brown's Schooldays, read at fullbooks.com on 14 Oct 06,But whatever harm a spiteful tongue could do them, he took care should be done. Only throw dirt enough, and some will stick.1864, John Henry Newman, Apologia Pro Vita Sua, Penguin Classics (1994), p. 10,Archbishop Whately used to say Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
throw enough mud at the wall and some of it will stickTry the same thing often enough, and, even if the general standard is poor, sometimes one will be successful.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
air outTo expose to air; to leave open or spread out, as to allow odor or moisture to dissipate.Rate it:

(3.00 / 1 vote)
air outTo discuss in the open.Rate it:

(3.00 / 1 vote)
walking on airvery happyRate it:

(1.00 / 1 vote)
air bagcar's safety deviceRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
air bedinflatable mattressRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
air commodoreRAF officerRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
air rageDisruptive behaviour on an aircraft.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
breath of fresh airSomething relieving, refreshing, or new.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
build castles in the airTo imagine visionary projects or schemes; to daydream; to have an idle fancy, a pipe dream or any plan, desire, or idea that is unlikely to be realized.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
castle in the airA visionary project or scheme; a day-dream; an idle fancy; a pipe dream; any plan, desire, or idea that is unlikely to be ever realized; a near impossibility.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
catch airTo make a jump.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
catch big airSuperlative of catch air; make a big jump high off the ground.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
dead airAn unintended interruption in a radio broadcast during which there is no sound; a similar interruption of a television broadcast in which there is neither sound nor a video signal.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
full of hot airTalking a lot, especially without saying anything of value or meaning.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hot airboastful talkRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hot airempty talkRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
into thin airImmediately and inexplicably out of sight.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
lighter than airReference; Aircraft which maintain 'lift' because of 'gasses', 'hot vapors', 'heated air'; e.g. Blimps, Dirigibles, 'Hot-Air' Balloons: Able to lift objects, beings with weight greater than the Aircraft itself:Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
nose in the airThe body language most of us have experienced when a friend passes you in public and with head tilted back and nose in the air gives you a first class snub!Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
on airbroadcastRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
out of thin airFrom non-existent resources.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
thin airAn unknown location.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
too many balls in the airAttempting to accomplish many projects in one time period.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
too many balls in the airToo many tasks, responsibilities, or details to cope with or manage successfully.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
turn the air blueTo speak a stream of bad language; to curse and swear.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
up in the airLiteral: up in or into the sky or air.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)

We need you!

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