One of those things

One of those things
event or situation which is unavoidable or which is no longer remediable

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • one of those things — A happening one cannot account for or do anything to prevent • • • Main Entry: ↑thing * * * (just) one of those things informal used to indicate that one wishes to pass over an unfortunate event or experience by regarding it as unavoidable or to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • One of Those Things — Single by Pam Tillis from the album Put Yourself in My Place Released 1991 Genre Country …   Wikipedia

  • (just) one of those things — phrase a situation or an event that you cannot prevent or change Injuries are just one of those things when you play rugby. Thesaurus: words used to describe difficult situationssynonym Main entry: thing * * * (just) ˌon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Just One of Those Things (song) — Just One of Those Things is a popular song written by Cole Porter for the 1935 musical Jubilee. The song was later featured in two Doris Day musicals, Lullaby of Broadway (1951) and Young at Heart (1954).The song has become a standard, with many… …   Wikipedia

  • Just One of Those Things — may refer to:* Just One Of Those Things (song), a 1935 song written by Cole Porter, for the musical Jubilee * Just One Of Those Things (album), a 1957 album by Nat King Cole …   Wikipedia

  • just one of those things — An unfortunate happening that must be accepted • • • Main Entry: ↑one …   Useful english dictionary

  • It's just one of those things. — something that you say when you are talking about a bad event or situation that you cannot prevent or change. Everyone gets ill in the winter. It s just one of those things …   New idioms dictionary

  • just one of those things — something that happens unexpectedly. I couldn t keep the dog from running toward the car. It was just one of those things …   New idioms dictionary

  • one of those things — Australian Slang event or situation which is unavoidable or which is no longer remediable …   English dialects glossary

  • one of those things —  Something that happens and has to be tolerated …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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