bolt home

Australian Slang
win by a large margin (originally horseracing slang)

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  • Bolt home — win by a large margin (originally horseracing slang) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • home — noun 1》 the place where one lives permanently.     ↘a house or flat. 2》 an institution for people needing professional care. 3》 a place where something flourishes or from which it originated. 4》 the finishing point in a race. 5》 (in games) the… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Bolt-on neck — is a method of guitar (or similar stringed instrument) construction that involves joining a guitar neck and body using screws as opposed to glue as with set in neck joints. The term is a misnomer, introduced mostly by Fender whose guitars… …   Wikipedia

  • Bolt (2008 film) — This article is about the film. For the titular character from the film, see Bolt (character). Bolt …   Wikipedia

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  • bolt — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 for fastening things together VERB + BOLT ▪ tighten, tighten up ▪ loosen ▪ remove, undo, unscrew PHRASES …   Collocations dictionary

  • Home in Indiana — Infobox Film name = Home in Indiana caption = writer = Winston Miller starring = Walter Brennan Charlotte Greenwood Ward Bond director = Henry Hathaway producer = André Daven distributor = 20th Century Fox released = June 15, 1944 runtime =… …   Wikipedia

  • bolt — in. to leave; to go away. (Not necessarily fast.) □ Time to go, man. Let’s bolt. □ Time to bolt. Got to get home …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • bolt rig — in angling, a ledger rig where the fish hooks itself. The fish takes the bait and bolts when the hook pricks the mouth. The hook is pulled home by a line clip and heavy bite indicators such as monkey climbers or a heavy lead, or both …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • bolt —    suddenly to leave home, to desert a spouse, or to bilk your creditors    Like the unmanageable horse. In marriage, usually of a woman leaving her husband:     He mightn t want to send you off, but he ll be jolly pleased now you ve bolted. (I.… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

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