to come up in the world

to come up in the world
возвыситься, достигнуть более высокого социального статуса или уровня жизни, преуспеть
Ant:
come down in the world

Англо-русский современный словарь. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Смотреть что такое "to come up in the world" в других словарях:

  • come down in the world — {v. phr.} To lose a place of respect or honor, become lower (as in rank or fortune). * /The stranger plainly had come down a long way in the world./ Compare: DOWN ON ONE S LUCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come down in the world — {v. phr.} To lose a place of respect or honor, become lower (as in rank or fortune). * /The stranger plainly had come down a long way in the world./ Compare: DOWN ON ONE S LUCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come up in the world — or[rise in the world] {v. phr.} To gain success, wealth, or importance in life; rise to a position of greater wealth or importance. * /He had come up in the world since he peddled his wife s baked goods from a pushcart./ Compare: GET AHEAD.… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come up in the world — or[rise in the world] {v. phr.} To gain success, wealth, or importance in life; rise to a position of greater wealth or importance. * /He had come up in the world since he peddled his wife s baked goods from a pushcart./ Compare: GET AHEAD.… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • The Leading Hotels of the World — The Leading Hotels of The World, Ltd. is the luxury hospitality organization representing more than 450 of the world’s finest hotels, resorts and spas, located in over 80 countries around the world. As the largest international luxury hotel brand …   Wikipedia

  • The Map that Changed the World — is a book by Simon Winchester. It tells the story of geologist William Smith and his great achievement, the first geologic map of England and Wales, the first geologic map in the worldFact|date=July 2008. Smith s pivotal insights were that each… …   Wikipedia

  • The Saddest Music in the World — Infobox Film name = The Saddest Music in the World amg id = 1:293229 imdb id = 0366996 writer = Original Story: Kazuo Ishiguro Screenplay: Guy Maddin George Toles starring = Isabella Rossellini Mark McKinney Maria de Medeiros David Fox Ross… …   Wikipedia

  • The Pig Who Saved the World — infobox Book | name = The Pig Who Saved the World image caption = author = Paul Shipton illustrator = cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English series = genre = Children s publisher = Candlewick Press pub date = July 6, 2006… …   Wikipedia

  • The World of Kong — The World of Kong: A Natural History of Skull Island is a 2005 encyclopedic book, made for the release of Peter Jackson s King Kong. The book tells all about King Kong s fictional world. It talks about everything on Skull Island, from the… …   Wikipedia

  • The Light of the World (Sullivan) — The Light of the World is an oratorio composed in 1873 by Arthur Sullivan. Sullivan wrote the libretto with the assistance of George Grove, based on the New Testament. The story of the oratorio narrates the whole life of Christ, focusing on his… …   Wikipedia

  • The world is too much with us — is a sonnet by the English Romantic poet William Wordsworth. In it, Wordsworth criticizes the modern world for being absorbed in materialism and distancing itself from nature. Composed circa 1802, the poem was first published in Poems, In Two… …   Wikipedia


Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»