hide or hair
or hide nor hair phrasal a vestige or trace of someone or something <
a wife he hadn't seen hide or hair of in over 20 years — H. L. Davis
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  • hide\ or\ hair — • hide or hair • hide nor hair • either hide or hair n. phr. informal A sign or trace of someone that is gone or lost; any sign at all of something missing. Usually used in negative or interrogative sentence. Tommy left the house this morning and …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hide or hair — or[hide nor hair] {n. phr.}, {informal} A sign or trace of someone that is gone or lost; any sign at all of something missing. Usually used in negative or interrogative sentence. * /Tommy left the house this morning and I haven t seen hide or… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hide or hair — or[hide nor hair] {n. phr.}, {informal} A sign or trace of someone that is gone or lost; any sign at all of something missing. Usually used in negative or interrogative sentence. * /Tommy left the house this morning and I haven t seen hide or… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hide or hair — phrasal or hide nor hair : a vestige or trace of a missing person or object a wife he hadn t seenhide or hair of in over 20 years H.L.Davis turned the closet inside out but couldn t find hide or hair of the beach umbrella no one has seen hide nor …   Useful english dictionary

  • hide or hair, hide nor hair — see ↑hide, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑hair …   Useful english dictionary

  • hide or hair of someone — [with negative] the slightest sight or trace of someone I could find neither hide nor hair of him …   Useful english dictionary

  • either\ hide\ or\ hair — • hide or hair • hide nor hair • either hide or hair n. phr. informal A sign or trace of someone that is gone or lost; any sign at all of something missing. Usually used in negative or interrogative sentence. Tommy left the house this morning and …   Словарь американских идиом

  • either hide or hair — See: HIDE OR HAIR …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • either hide or hair — See: HIDE OR HAIR …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hide\ nor\ hair — • hide or hair • hide nor hair • either hide or hair n. phr. informal A sign or trace of someone that is gone or lost; any sign at all of something missing. Usually used in negative or interrogative sentence. Tommy left the house this morning and …   Словарь американских идиом

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