make the scene


make the scene
vp To attend an event or activity. Hey, man, I'm going to be too busy to make the scene tonight. 1960s

Historical dictionary of American slang . 2014.

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  • make the scene — {v. phr.}, {slang} To be present; to arrive at a certain place or event. * /I am too tired to make the scene; let s go home./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make the scene — {v. phr.}, {slang} To be present; to arrive at a certain place or event. * /I am too tired to make the scene; let s go home./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make the scene — 1. tv. to attend an event. (See also scene.) □ We plan to make the scene, but you know how things are. □ I hope everybody can make the scene. 2. tv. to understand a situation; to appreciate the situation. (Underworld. See also make.) □ I can’t… …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • make the scene — be present, go to a certain place or event He decided to make the scene and go to the disco for the evening …   Idioms and examples

  • make\ the\ scene — v. phr. slang To be present; to arrive at a certain place or event. I am too tired to make the scene; let s go home …   Словарь американских идиом

  • make the scene — to be active in a social activity. She hopes to be behind the wheel, making the scene with her friends, after she gets her driver s license …   New idioms dictionary

  • make the scene — Synonyms and related words: achieve success, advance, arrive, be a success, be enfranchised, be implicated in, bear a hand, break through, chip in, come on, come through, contribute, cut a swath, enter into, get ahead, get on, get there, go far,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • make the scene — phrasal to be present at or participate in a usually specified activity or event …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hit (or US make) the scene — arrive; appear. → scene …   English new terms dictionary

  • Make a Scene — Studio album by Sophie Ellis Bextor Released 18 April 2011 …   Wikipedia


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