I had one but the wheels fell off

• a bizarre sarcastic reply that you give when you don't understand what the other person is saying (usually technical). e.g. "You just need to remove the overhead cam slip ring side flange", "Oh yeah, I had one of those but the wheels fell off !".

Londonisms dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • The Clancy Brothers — and Tommy Makem The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem in the 1960s. Background information Origin County Tipperary County Armagh, Ireland …   Wikipedia

  • off — off1 W1S1 [ɔf US o:f] adv, prep, adj 1.) away from a place ▪ He got into his car and drove off. ▪ Suddenly they turned off and parked in a side road. ▪ Once we were off the main freeway, the trip felt more like a vacation. ▪ Her husband was off… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • The Mysterious Mr. Quin —   …   Wikipedia

  • One-Two-GO Airlines Flight 269 — Crash scene Accident summary Date September 16 2007 …   Wikipedia

  • The Oprah Winfrey Show — Genre Talk show Created by Oprah Winfrey Presented by Oprah Winfrey Country of origin United States Language(s) …   Wikipedia

  • The A-Team — This article is about the television series. For other uses, see The A Team (disambiguation). The A Team The A Team title screen (seasons 1–4). Format Action/Adventure …   Wikipedia

  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1986 TV series) — For other adaptations of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, see The Wizard of Oz (adaptations). The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Title card from the English language version …   Wikipedia

  • The Amazing Race 12 — Infobox Television Amazing Race show name = The Amazing Race 12 caption = The Amazing Race logo num episodes = 11 cite web|url=http://www.realitytvworld.com/news/the amazing race producer twelfth edition will be nail biter 6023.php |title= The… …   Wikipedia

  • The Amber Spyglass — infobox Book | name = The Amber Spyglass title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover author = Philip Pullman cover artist = Philip Pullman David Scutt country = United Kingdom language = English series = His Dark Materials genre …   Wikipedia

  • The Incredible Crash Dummies — is a line of action figures styled after the eponymous crash test dummies first popularized in a public service advertising campaign of the late 1980s, to educate people on the safety of wearing seat belts. The toys were first released by Tyco… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.