|1.||from hell to breakfast|
1. Thouroughly, vigorously, and violently.
2. From one end of the earth to the other.
Forest Gump ran from hell to breakfast.
|2.||from hell to breakfast|
Farmer's phrase referring to the hours they were out early (sunrise) working in the fields before breakfast.
The time spent working , often in unpleasant conditions, before breakfast. If the work was easy or pleasant, there would be no need for hell reference.
I plowed the new potato field from hell to breakfast.
I worked on the project from hell to breakfast.
I have the hell to breakfast schedule.