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    payal desai is offline Junior Member
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    Question get out of the town

    "Get out of the town"
    why don't I find the above sentence in any books of idiom, is it an idiom?

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    Default Re: get out of the town

    Not that I know. You could say Get out of town to tell someone to leave a place.

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    Or to express incredulity, usually of a positive nature.

    "I made a million dollars in the stock market last year."

    "Really? Get out of town!"

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    Default Re: not a teacher

    Quote Originally Posted by Vidor View Post
    Or to express incredulity, usually of a positive nature.

    "I made a million dollars in the stock market last year."

    "Really? Get out of town!"
    You can also say "Get out!"

    It was a running gag on Seinfeld

    YouTube - GET OUT!!

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    Default Re: not a teacher

    Quote Originally Posted by Vidor View Post
    Or to express incredulity, usually of a positive nature.

    "I made a million dollars in the stock market last year."

    "Really? Get out of town!"
    Thanks- I completely missed that.

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