catch some rays

vp To sunbathe. I'm going to lie on the beach and catch some rays. 1960s

Historical dictionary of American slang . 2014.

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  • catch some rays — {v. phr.}, {slang}, {informal} To get tanned while sunbathing. * /Tomorrow I ll go to the beach and try to catch some rays./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • catch some rays — AND bag some rays tv. o get some sunshine; to tan in the sun. □ We wanted to catch some rays, but the sun never came out the whole time we were here. □ I went to Hawaii to bag some rays …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • catch some rays — have a sun bath, get a sun tan, bag some rays    When we get to Hawaii, you can catch some rays. It s sunny there …   English idioms

  • catch\ some\ rays — v. phr. slang informal To get tanned while sunbathing. Tomorrow I ll go to the beach and try to catch some rays …   Словарь американских идиом

  • catch some rays — v. sunbathe; get a tan. Gotta catch some rays, otherwise I ll look totally pale …   English slang

  • catch some rays — catch/bag/some rays informal phrase to sit or lie in the sun Thesaurus: sun tanninghyponym Main entry: ray * * * catch/get/grab some ˈrays …   Useful english dictionary

  • catch some rays — informal, informal to lie or sit outside in the sun. I thought I d take my lunch outside and catch a few rays …   New idioms dictionary

  • bag some rays — Go to catch some rays …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • bag some rays — catch/bag/some rays informal phrase to sit or lie in the sun Thesaurus: sun tanninghyponym Main entry: ray …   Useful english dictionary

  • get some rays — catch/get/grab some ˈrays idiom (informal) to sit or lie in the sun, especially in order to get a ↑suntan Main entry: ↑rayidiom …   Useful english dictionary

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