the skids

the skids
the skids (figurative; informal)
A downward path
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Main Entry:skid

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  • The Skids — Pays d’origine Dunfermline, Fife and Kinross, Écosse Genre musical Punk rock New Wave Pop punk …   Wikipédia en Français

  • The Skids — war eine schottische Punkband aus Dunfermline. Die 1977 gegründete Band, die zur ersten Welle des Punk gehörte, war die wichtigste schottische Punkband dieser Zeit, und konnte im Jahr 1979 auch die Charts erobern. Die Köpfe der Band waren Stuart… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • The Skids — Infobox musical artist | Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Name = The Skids Img capt = Died = Origin = Dunfermline, Scotland, UK Instrument = Genre = Punk rock Pop punk New Wave Occupation = Years… …   Wikipedia

  • The Skids — The Skids …   Википедия

  • the skids — idi the downward path to ruin, failure, depravity, etc …   From formal English to slang

  • Dunfermline: A Collection of the Skids' Finest Moments — Compilation album by Skids Released 1987 Recorded 1978 1980 Genre Punk …   Wikipedia

  • on the skids — informal phrase in a bad situation and likely to fail His business was on the skids. Thesaurus: likely to failsynonym Main entry: skid * * * informal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Southern Culture on the Skids — Infobox musical artist Name = Southern Culture on the Skids Background = group or band Origin = Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA Genre = country music, surf rock, psychobilly, indie rock Years active = 1985, 1987 present Label = Lloyd Street,… …   Wikipedia

  • hit the skids — informal begin a rapid decline or deterioration * * * hit the skids see ↑skid, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑hit hit the skids informal : to begin to fail or get worse very suddenly and quickly After he was injured his career hit the skids …   Useful english dictionary

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