Poet's day

Poet's day
Friday, the day on which people often leave work a little early (acronym from the phrase 'piss off early tomorrow's Saturday')

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • poet's day — /ˈpoʊəts deɪ/ (say pohuhts day) noun Colloquial (humorous) Friday, the day on which people often leave work a little early. {p(iss) o(ff) e(arly,) t(omorrow s) S(aturday)} …  

  • poet's day — Noun. Essentially refers to Friday, although the expression sums up the general feeling of working on a Friday and the desire to leave work and get on with one s real life. Poet s being an acronym of Piss Off Early Tomorrow s Saturday …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • poet's day — Australian Slang Friday, the day on which people often leave work a little early (acronym from the phrase piss off early tomorrow s Saturday ) …   English dialects glossary

  • Day-Lewis — is a surname, and may refer to: Cecil Day Lewis (1904 1972), English poet Daniel Day Lewis (born 1957), Academy Award winning and Golden Globe award nominated actor Reverend Frank Cecil Day Lewis (1872 1938), father of Cecil Day Lewis Tamasin Day …   Wikipedia

  • Day (surname) — Contents 1 Notable persons with the surname Day (A F) 2 Notable persons with the surname Day (G L) 3 Notable persons with the surname Day (M Z) 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Poet laureate — (von lat. poeta laureatus = lorbeergekrönter Dichter) ist im Vereinigten Königreich und den USA ein jeweils von Staats wegen besonders ausgezeichneter Dichter. Die Bezeichnung kommt aus der antiken Tradition, hervorragende Dichter mit einem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Day-Lewis —   [ deɪ luːɪs],    1) Day Lewis, C. (Cecil), englischer Schriftsteller, * Ballintogher (County Leitrim, Irland) 27. 4. 1904, ✝ London 22. 5. 1972; Vater von 2); bis 1935 Lehrer; 1950 55 Professor für Dichtkunst in Oxford, 1964 65 in Harvard; 1968 …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Poet Laureate — (von lat. poeta laureatus = lorbeergekrönter Dichter) ist im Vereinigten Königreich und den USA ein jeweils von Staats wegen besonders ausgezeichneter Dichter. Die Bezeichnung kommt aus der antiken Tradition, hervorragende Dichter mit einem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Day Lewis,Cecil — Day Lewis, Cecil. 1904 1972. Irish born poet and critic who became poet laureate in 1968 and wrote detective novels under the pen name Nicholas Blake. * * * …   Universalium

  • Day-Lewis — Day Lew•is [[t]ˈdeɪˈlu ɪs[/t]] n. big C(ecil), 1904–72, British poet and novelist, born in Ireland: poet laureate 1968–72 …   From formal English to slang

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