hit the deck

hit the deck
1. tv. to get out of bed.
Come on, hit the deck! It’s morning.
Hit the deck! Time to rise and shine!
2. tv. to fall down; to drop down.
Hit the deck. Don’t let them see you. UI hit the deck the minute I heard the shots.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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  • hit the deck — {v. phr.} To get up from bed, to start working. (From sailor s language as in All hands on the deck! ) * /OK boys, it s time to hit the deck!/ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • hit the deck — hit the deck/dirt American & Australian, informal to fall to the ground, or to quickly lie on the ground, especially to avoid danger. The shooting started, and I heard someone shout Hit the deck! …   New idioms dictionary

  • hit the deck — ► hit the deck informal fall to the ground. Main Entry: ↑deck …   English terms dictionary

  • hit the deck — verb fall or drop suddenly, usually to evade some danger (Freq. 1) The soldiers hit the dirt when they heard gunfire • Syn: ↑hit the dirt • Hypernyms: ↑move • Verb Frames: Somebody s …   Useful english dictionary

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  • hit the deck — to fall to the ground suddenly to avoid danger. At the sound of gunfire, we all hit the deck …   New idioms dictionary

  • hit the deck — informal to fall or throw yourself to the ground There was a bang and everybody hit the deck …   English dictionary

  • hit the deck — get up from bed, start working Let s hit the deck and get this work done before supper …   Idioms and examples

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