out from under


out from under
{adj. phr.}, {informal} Free from something that worries you; seeing the end; finished. - Usually used with "be" or "get". * /Mary had so much to do in the new house she felt as though she would never be out from under./ * /John had so many debts, he couldn't get out from under./

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • out from under — {adj. phr.}, {informal} Free from something that worries you; seeing the end; finished. Usually used with be or get . * /Mary had so much to do in the new house she felt as though she would never be out from under./ * /John had so many debts, he… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pull the rug out from under — {v. phr.}, {informal} To withdraw support unexpectedly from; to spoil the plans of. * /Bill thought he would be elected, but his friends pulled the rug out from under him and voted for Vin./ * /We were planning a vacation, but the baby s illness… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pull the rug out from under — {v. phr.}, {informal} To withdraw support unexpectedly from; to spoil the plans of. * /Bill thought he would be elected, but his friends pulled the rug out from under him and voted for Vin./ * /We were planning a vacation, but the baby s illness… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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