get the/this show on the road

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of get the/this show on the road

informal
:to begin an activity or journey
  • Everyone ready? OK, let's get this show on the road!

Word by Word Definitions

get play
  1. : to gain possession of

  2. : to receive as a return : earn

  3. : to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. : something begotten:

  2. : offspring

  3. : the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. : a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

  2. : a religious divorce by Jewish law

show play
  1. : to cause or permit to be seen : exhibit

  2. : to offer for sale

  3. : to present as a public spectacle : perform

  1. : a demonstrative display

  2. : outward appearance

  3. : a false semblance : pretense

road play
  1. : roadstead

  2. : an open way for vehicles, persons, and animals

  3. : roadbed


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