push daisies

push daisies
phrasal

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  • Push th' Little Daisies — is a single released by the band Ween appearing on their third Album Pure Guava in 1992. It was released as a single in 1993.The song was a hit in Australia, spending 13 weeks on the Australian singles chart and peaking at number 18 [cite web |… …   Wikipedia

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  • push — (v.) c.1300, from O.Fr. poulser, from L. pulsare to beat, strike, push, frequentative of pellere (pp. pulsus) to push, drive, beat (see PULSE (Cf. pulse) (1)). The noun is first recorded 1570. Meaning approach a certain age is from 1937. Meaning… …   Etymology dictionary

  • push — push1 W2S1 [puʃ] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(move)¦ 2¦(button/switch)¦ 3¦(try to get past)¦ 4¦(encourage)¦ 5¦(persuade)¦ 6¦(change)¦ 7¦(increase/decrease)¦ 8¦(army)¦ 9¦(advertise)¦ 10¦(drugs)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • push up daisies — {v. phr.}, {slang} To be dead and buried. * /I ll be around when you re pushing up daisies./ * /Don t play with guns or you may push up the daisies./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • push up daisies — {v. phr.}, {slang} To be dead and buried. * /I ll be around when you re pushing up daisies./ * /Don t play with guns or you may push up the daisies./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • push\ up\ daisies — v. phr. slang To be dead and buried. I ll be around when you re pushing up daisies. Don t play with guns or you may push up the daisies …   Словарь американских идиом

  • push\ up\ the\ daisies — v. phr. slang To be dead and buried. I ll be around when you re pushing up daisies. Don t play with guns or you may push up the daisies …   Словарь американских идиом

  • push — 1 /pUS/ verb 1 MOVE (I, T) to make someone or something move by using your hands, arms, shoulders etc to put pressure on them: It s still stuck you ll have to push harder. | When I give the signal, I want you all to push. | push sb/sth: Johnson… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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