dead men's shoes

  • 1 dead men's shoes — If promotion or success requires replacing somebody, then it can only be reached by dead men s shoes by getting rid of them …

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  • 2 dead men's shoes — Succession to someone who dies • • • Main Entry: ↑dead * * * property or a position coveted by a prospective successor but available only on a person s death …

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  • 3 dead men's shoes — ► dead men s shoes property or a position coveted by a prospective successor but available only on a person s death or departure. Main Entry: ↑shoe …

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  • 4 dead men's shoes —    If promoton or success requres repacng somebody, then t can ony be reached by dead men s shoes by gettng rd of them.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …

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  • 5 Dead men's shoes —   If promotion or success requires replacing somebody, then it can only be reached by dead men s shoes by getting rid of them …

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  • 6 dead men's shoes — property or a position coveted by a prospective successor but available only on a person s death. → shoe …

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  • 7 it’s ill waiting for dead men’s shoes — The earlier form of the proverb, exemplified in quots. c 1549 and 1721, is no longer found. The metaphorical phrase to wait for dead men’s shoes is also illustrated below. 1530 J. PALSGRAVE L’éclaircissement de la Langue Française 306v Thou… …

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  • 8 Dead Man's Shoes (2004 film) — Dead Man s Shoes UK DVD cover Directed by Shane Meadows Produced by …

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  • 9 dead — see let the dead bury the dead dead men don’t bite dead men tell no tales blessed are the dead that the rain rains on the only good Indian is a dead Indian it’s ill waiting for dead men’s shoes …

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  • 10 Mad Men — For other uses, see Mad Man (disambiguation). Mad Men Title card Genre Period drama Created by …

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  • 11 Alan Harper (Two and a Half Men) — This article is about the Two and a Half Men character. For other uses, see Alan Harper (disambiguation). Alan Harper Two and a Half Men character First appearance …

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  • 12 Tight Shoes — Studio album by Foghat Released June 1980 …

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  • 13 Two and a half men — Seriendaten Deutscher Titel: Mein cooler Onkel Charlie (CH, AT) Two and a Half Men (DE, ab 2. Staffel) Originaltitel: Two and a Half Men Produktionsland: USA Produktionsjahr(e): seit 2003 …

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  • 14 Cruel Shoes —   Author(s) Steve Martin …

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  • 15 Two and a Half Men (season 5) — Two and a Half Men Season 5 DVD cover art Country of origin United States …

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  • 16 List of Mad Men characters — This is a list of fictional characters in the television series Mad Men, all of whom have appeared in multiple episodes. Contents 1 Primary characters 1.1 Don Draper 1.2 Peggy Olson 1.3 Pete …

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  • 17 Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs, Thematic Index — absence absence makes the heart grow fonder he who is absent is always in the wrong the best of friends must part blue are the hills that are far away distance lends enchantment to the view out of sight, out of mind …

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  • 18 shoe — ► NOUN 1) a covering for the foot having a sturdy sole and not reaching above the ankle. 2) a horseshoe. 3) a brake shoe or a drag for a wheel. 4) a socket on a camera for fitting a flash unit. 5) a metal rim or ferrule, especially on the runner… …

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  • 19 Schuh — 1. Â nâe Schage schpîrd em de Êlsternûgen. (Siebenbürg. sächs.) – Schuster, 815b. Wer enge Schuhe trägt, fühlt die Hühneraugen. 2. Âbezuolt Schage kerzele gärn. (Siebenbürg. sächs.) – Schuster, 867. 3. Allerley Schuhe kan man nicht an einen Fuss… …

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  • 20 shoe — n. & v. n. 1 either of a pair of protective foot coverings of leather, plastic, etc., having a sturdy sole and, in Britain, not reaching above the ankle. 2 a metal rim nailed to the hoof of a horse etc.; a horseshoe. 3 anything resembling a shoe… …

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