go pound salt

Go pound salt
(USA) This means 'Get lost' or 'Go away'('Go pound sand' is also used.)

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • pound salt —    American    go away and leave me alone    A shortened form of go pound salt up your ass.    Less often as pound sand …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • pound salt — leave, go, take off    If you don t want to play by our rules, you can pound salt, man! …   English idioms

  • go pound salt — leave, go away, go tell your mother she wants you    We don t allow babies in our gang. Go pound salt! …   English idioms

  • Pound — Pound, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pounding}.] [OE. pounen, AS. punian to bruise. Cf. {Pun} a play on words.] 1. To strike repeatedly with some heavy instrument; to beat. [1913 Webster] With cruel blows she pounds her… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • salt pound — salt pen …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • salt — salt1 saltlike, adj. /sawlt/, n. 1. a crystalline compound, sodium chloride, NaCl, occurring as a mineral, a constituent of seawater, etc., and used for seasoning food, as a preservative, etc. 2. table salt mixed with a particular herb or… …   Universalium

  • SALT — /sawlt/, n. See Strategic Arms Limitation Talks. * * * I Chemical compound formed when the hydrogen of an acid is replaced by a metal or its equivalent, such as ammonium (NH4). Typically, an acid and a base react to form a salt and water. Most… …   Universalium

  • pound — I verb 1) the two men pounded him with their fists Syn: beat, strike, hit, batter, thump, pummel, punch, rain blows on, belabor, hammer, thrash, set on, tear into; informal bash, clobber, wallop, beat the living daylights out of …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • pound — 1) 0.454 kg (avoirdupois, abbreviated as lb), 0.373 kg (troy, abbreviated as lb tr) 2) a temporary compartment or bulk constructed in a fishing stage, q.v., from boards in which to salt fish in Newfoundland 3) the space where fish boxes are… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Dick Pound — Richard Pound (2010) Richard William Duncan Pound, OC, OQ (born March 22, 1942) is a Canadian lawyer, partner of th …   Wikipedia

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