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from pillar to post

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. From one place (or person, or task) to another; hither and thither

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. hither and thither; to and fro; from one place or predicament to another; backward and forward.
  • n. See under Pillar.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. from one place or situation to another

Etymologies

Possibly originally "from post to pillar", a reference to the rapid movement of the ball in real tennis (Wiktionary)

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