Definitions starting with O

ID #2693

on the hill

[cf. crazy hill, the old Bahamas General Hospital compound for psychiatric patients on a ridge overlooking Nassau, in use until the 1950's] phr. in or to the psychiatric hospital: 1971 I gon collect some money by sending her on the hill (McCartney 17). (Gen.)

Tags: phrase

Related entries:

Last update: 2010-11-07 23:34
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

Digg it! Share on Facebook Print this record Send definition to a friend Show this as PDF file
Please rate this definition:

Average rating: 0 (0 Votes)

completely useless 1 2 3 4 5 most valuable

You can comment on this entry. We are especially interested in where you may have heard this word and who you may have heard use this term or specific usage of this word.

Please give example sentences.

Start comment!