when one's ship comes in

when one's ship comes in
when one's ship comes in when one's fortune is made.
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  • when one's ship comes in — See: SHIP COME IN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • when one's ship comes in — See: SHIP COME IN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • when one's ship comes in (or home) — when one s fortune is made. → ship …   English new terms dictionary

  • when one's ship comes home — ● ship …   Useful english dictionary

  • when\ one's\ ship\ comes\ in — See: ship come in …   Словарь американских идиом

  • when or if one's ship comes in or home — idi when or if one s ship comes in or home, when or if one finally becomes wealthy …   From formal English to slang

  • ship — [ship] n. [ME < OE scip, akin to Ger schiff, ON skip < IE * skeib < * skei , to cut, separate (> L scindere, to cut), extension of base * sek , to cut (> SAW1): basic sense “hollowed out tree trunk”] 1. any water vehicle of… …   English World dictionary

  • ship — ► NOUN 1) a large seagoing boat. 2) a sailing vessel with a bowsprit and three or more square rigged masts. 3) a spaceship. 4) N. Amer. an aircraft. ► VERB (shipped, shipping) 1) transport on …   English terms dictionary

  • ship — shipless, adj. shiplessly, adv. /ship/, n., v., shipped, shipping. n. 1. a vessel, esp. a large oceangoing one propelled by sails or engines. 2. Naut. a. a sailing vessel square rigged on all of three or more masts, having jibs, staysails, and a… …   Universalium

  • ship — /ʃɪp / (say ship) noun 1. any vessel intended or used for navigating the water, especially one of large size and not propelled by oars, paddles, or the like. 2. Nautical a vessel with a bowsprit and three or more masts (foremast, mainmast, and… …  

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