hop, skip, and a jump

Hop, skip, and a jump
If a place is a hop, skip, and a jump from somewhere, it's only a short distance away.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • hop skip and a jump — hop , skip , and a jump , hop skip and jump hop , skip , and jump . a short distance; as, it s just a hop, skip and a jump away. [Colloq.] Syn: stone s throw. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hop, skip, and a jump — hop′, skip′, and a jump′ n. a short distance. Also, hop′, skip′, and jump′ • Etymology: 1750–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • hop, skip, and a jump — a short distance: The laundry is just a hop, skip, and a jump away. Also, hop, skip, and jump. [1750 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • hop, skip, and a jump — a short distance: The laundry is just a hop, skip, and a jump away. Also, hop, skip, and jump. [1750 60] …   Useful english dictionary

  • hop, skip, and a jump — noun a short distance Its just a hop, skip, and a jump from the library …   Wiktionary

  • hop, skip, and a jump —    If a place is a hop, skip, and a jump from somewhere, it s only a short distance away.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • hop, skip and a jump — See: STONE S THROW …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hop, skip and a jump — See: STONE S THROW …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hop,\ skip\ and\ a\ jump — See: stone s throw …   Словарь американских идиом

  • a hop, skip, and a jump — a hop, skip, and (a) jump informal : a short distance Her house is just a hop, skip, and jump from mine. • • • Main Entry: ↑hop a hop, skip, and (a) jump see ↑hop, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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