mop or wipe the floor with

mop or wipe the floor with
idi+inf mop or wipe the floor with, Informal. to overwhelm completely; defeat

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • wipe\ the\ floor\ with — v. phr. slang To defeat very clearly or quickly; to beat badly. The bully threatened to mop up the floor with Billy. Our team wiped the floor with the visiting team. See: mop the floor with Syn.: mop the floor with, mop up the floor with, wipe… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • wipe the floor with somebody — wipe/mop the ˈfloor with sb idiom (informal) to defeat sb completely in an argument or a competition Main entry: ↑flooridiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • wipe the floor with — or[wipe up the floor with] See: MOP THE FLOOR WITH …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • wipe the floor with — or[wipe up the floor with] See: MOP THE FLOOR WITH …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • mop the floor with someone — american informal phrase to win a complete victory over someone in a competition or argument. The British phrase is wipe the floor with someone . Thesaurus: to defeat someone in a game, competition or argumentsynonym Main entry: mop …   Useful english dictionary

  • wipe\ up\ the\ floor\ with — v. phr. slang To defeat very clearly or quickly; to beat badly. The bully threatened to mop up the floor with Billy. Our team wiped the floor with the visiting team. See: mop the floor with Syn.: mop the floor with, mop up the floor with, wipe… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • mop\ the\ floor\ with — v. phr. slang To defeat very clearly or quickly; to beat badly. The bully threatened to mop up the floor with Billy. Our team wiped the floor with the visiting team. See: mop the floor with Syn.: mop the floor with, mop up the floor with, wipe… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • mop\ up\ the\ floor\ with — v. phr. slang To defeat very clearly or quickly; to beat badly. The bully threatened to mop up the floor with Billy. Our team wiped the floor with the visiting team. See: mop the floor with Syn.: mop the floor with, mop up the floor with, wipe… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • mop the floor with — or[mop up the floor with] or[wipe the floor with] or[wipe up the floor with] {v. phr.}, {slang} To defeat very clearly or quickly; to beat badly. * /The bully threatened to mop up the floor with Billy./ * /Our team wiped the floor with the… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • mop the floor with — or[mop up the floor with] or[wipe the floor with] or[wipe up the floor with] {v. phr.}, {slang} To defeat very clearly or quickly; to beat badly. * /The bully threatened to mop up the floor with Billy./ * /Our team wiped the floor with the… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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