get one s jollies

  • 1 get one's jollies — (informal) To enjoy oneself, have fun • • • Main Entry: ↑jolly * * * informal have fun or find pleasure …

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  • 2 Get one's jollies — get excited; get one s cheap thrills …

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  • 3 get one's jollies — Australian Slang get excited; get one s cheap thrills …

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  • 4 get one's jollies — vb to derive enjoyment, obtain sensual sat isfaction. The gratification referred to in this phrase is often less innocuous than the lighthearted nature of the words might imply. ► It s not my Idea of a good time, but If that s how you get your… …

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  • 5 get one's jollies — informal have a good time; have fun. → jolly …

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  • 6 get — [c]/gɛt / (say get) verb (got, got or, Chiefly US, gotten, Archaic, gat, getting) –verb (t) 1. to obtain, gain, or acquire by any means: to get favour by service; get a good price. 2. to fetch or bring: I w …

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  • 7 jollies — n pl gratification. The expression can cover indulgences ranging from innocent enjoyment, through thrills, to more sinis ter and/or sexual stimulation. The word usually occurs in the phrase get one s jol lies …

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  • 8 get your jollies — mainly american spoken, showing disapproval phrase to get pleasure from an activity or experience Do you get your jollies from wasting money on things you don’t need? Thesaurus: to enjoy something, or to enjoy yourselfsynonym Main entry: jolly *… …

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  • 9 Hardcore Jollies — Infobox Album | Name = Hardcore Jollies Type = Studio Artist = Funkadelic Released = September 26, 1976 Recorded = 1976 Genre = Funk Length = 40:05 Label = Warner Bros. Records Producer = George Clinton Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|4|5 [http://www …

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  • 10 pleasure — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Feeling of enjoyment Nouns 1. pleasure, enjoyment, gratification; voluptuousness, sensuality; luxuriousness; gluttony; titillation, gusto; creature comforts, comfort, ease, [lap of] luxury; purple and… …

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  • 11 jolly — jolly1 adjective (jollier, jolliest) happy and cheerful. ↘informal lively and entertaining. verb (jollies, jollying, jollied) informal encourage in a friendly way. ↘(jolly someone/thing up) make someone or something more jolly. adverb Brit.… …

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  • 12 jolly — /ˈdʒɒli / (say jolee) adjective (jollier, jolliest) 1. in good spirits; cheerful: in a moment he was as jolly as ever. 2. cheerfully festive or convivial. 3. amusing; pleasant. –verb (t) (jollied, jollying) 4. (sometimes followed by into) to… …

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  • 13 jolly — [jäl′ē] adj. jollier, jolliest [ME joli < OFr, prob. < ON jol,YULE] 1. full of high spirits and good humor; merry 2. Informal enjoyable; pleasant adv. jollier, jolliest [Brit. Informal] very; altogether vt., vi …

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  • 14 divert — [v1] turn a different direction alter, avert, change, deflect, modify, pivot, redirect, sheer, swerve, switch, turn aside, veer, volte face, wheel, whip, whirl; concepts 187,213 Ant. be direct, keep to, maintain, stay divert [v2] amuse, entertain …

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  • 15 jollification — (n.) merrymaking, 1809, American English, from JOLLY (Cf. jolly) + FICATION (Cf. fication). Shortened form jolly led to phrase get (one s) jollies have fun (1957). Jollify (v.) is a back formation recorded from 1824. Related: Jollified;… …

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  • 16 If I Were You (play) — Infobox Play name = If I Were You writer = Alan Ayckbourn characters = Mal Rodale Jill Rodale Chrissie Snaith Sam Rodale Dean Snaith setting = The Rodales home and Mal Rodale s workplace premiere = 17 October 2006 place = Stephen Joseph Theatre,… …

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  • 17 DJ Quik production discography — The following is a discography of production by hip hop/R B artist/producer DJ Quik. Contents 1 1991 1.1 DJ Quik Quik Is the Name 1.2 2nd II None 2nd II None 1.3 A …

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  • 18 1976 in music — EventsJanuary February*January 5 Bob Dylan releases Desire *January 6 Peter Frampton releases Frampton Comes Alive! *January 7 Kenneth Moss, a former record company executive, is sentenced to 120 days in the Los Angeles County Jail and four years …

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  • 19 play — n 1. drama, dramatic play, stage play; stage show, show; theatrical piece, theatricals, piece, work, vehicle; screenplay, photoplay, photodrama, Inf. opus; teleplay, television drama or play, TV drama or play; radio drama or play, broadcast… …

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  • 20 Opie and Anthony — The Opie Anthony Show Jim Norton, Anthony Cumia, and Gregg Opie Hughes Genre Talk, Comedy Running time 6am to 10am, Monday through Friday Country …

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