to take a running jump

Submitted by Hansi K_Lauer on 30.07.2017

to take a running jump (English) — Said to someone when you want them to go away and stop annoying you.
A contemptuous expression of dismissal.
Used to tell somebody rudely to go away.

English, explained by Hansi K_Lauer on Sun, 30/07/2017 - 03:56

Translations of "to take a running jump"

EnglishHit the bricks
GermanHau ab!

"to take a running jump" in lyrics

You'd do well to remember the things he later said.

When you're stuffing yourselves at the Christmas parties,
You'll laugh when I tell you to take a running jump.
You're missing the point I'm sure does not need making
The Christmas spirit is not what you drink.

Jethro Tull - A Christmas Song