alcoholic beverages consumed at someone's house/residence before an evening of partying at a bar or nightclub, the premise being to save cash which you would otherwise have to spend at the establishment in order to get fully buzzed.
"let's pick up some primers before we go bar-hopping tonight."
1. a habit or tendency
2. to break or cease said habit or tendency
3. a noticeable effect
1. "I've been on this stogie
kick ever since I discovered scotch whiskey!"
2. "Kicking the smoking habit would be a lot easier if it wasn't for these damn nic fit
3. "I gotta say...these jalapeno-covered tabasco-doused enchiladas sure have a kick to them!"
describing something done in a casual or informal manner; also, something said or done quickly or in passing.
"I just processed that order on the fly without making any notes."
"I don't remember mentioning anything about the party to Jenn's sister, must have said it on the fly."
redundant and repetitive way of saying "the same old thing" or "nothing new"
"I'm always workin', slavin', every day.
gotta take a break from the same old, same old".
-from the song "(don't need) nothing but a good time" (Poison)
spontaneous; done without any planning or rehearsing
the actors on the show "whose line is it anyway" are known for their ability to do comedy sketches off the cuff.
having someone of importance at your disposal to help further your own agenda. usually involves kickback
s of some sort.
it's a well known fact that many corporations have politicians in their back pocket, thats why it seems like they're the ones really running things.
to have any venture or attempt at something result in success
after I revamped my resume, my job hunt finally panned out, and I got that 60K position at IBM!