the Wagon

the Wagon
the Wagon
The Plough, the seven brightest stars in the constellation Ursa Major
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Main Entry:wagon

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  • Wait for the Wagon — Infobox Standard title=Wait For The Wagon comment= (As arranged by Knauff) image size= caption=Cover of Wait For The Wagon , 1851. writer= composer= lyricist= published=1851 written= language=English form=Minstrel original artist= recorded by=… …   Wikipedia

  • off the wagon — {adj. phr.}, {slang} No longer refusing to drink whiskey or other alcoholic beverages; drinking liquor again, after stopping for a while. * /When a heavy drinker quits he must really quit. One little drink of whiskey is enough to drive him off… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off the wagon — {adj. phr.}, {slang} No longer refusing to drink whiskey or other alcoholic beverages; drinking liquor again, after stopping for a while. * /When a heavy drinker quits he must really quit. One little drink of whiskey is enough to drive him off… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on/off the wagon — informal ◇ A person who is on the wagon has stopped drinking alcohol. He has been on the wagon since his child was born. A person who had stopped drinking alcohol but has started again has fallen off the wagon. After a year of sobriety, she fell… …   Useful english dictionary

  • on the wagon — {adv. phr.} Participating in an alcohol addiction program; not touching any alcoholic beverage. * /Jim s doctor and his family finally managed to convince him that he was an alcoholic and should go on the wagon./ Contrast: FALL OFF THE WAGON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on the wagon — {adv. phr.} Participating in an alcohol addiction program; not touching any alcoholic beverage. * /Jim s doctor and his family finally managed to convince him that he was an alcoholic and should go on the wagon./ Contrast: FALL OFF THE WAGON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • be\ on\ the\ wagon — • go on the wagon • be on the wagon See: on the wagon Contrast: fall off the wagon …   Словарь американских идиом

  • go\ on\ the\ wagon — • go on the wagon • be on the wagon See: on the wagon Contrast: fall off the wagon …   Словарь американских идиом

  • off the wagon — 1. mod. drinking liquor after a period of abstinence. □ Poor John fell off the wagon again. Drunk as a skunk. □ He was off the wagon for a year the last time before he sobered up. 2. mod. back on drugs after a period of abstinence. □ Max is off… …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • on the wagon — adverb (or adjective) : under pledge or resolution to abstain from alcoholic beverages I do drink … but I m on the wagon just now Dan Wickenden * * * on the wagon informal phrase not drinking alcohol any more Thesaurus: not drinking alcohol and… …   Useful english dictionary

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