It's just one thing after another!

It's just one thing after another!
It's (just) one thing after another! something that you say when bad things keep happening to you.

We had our car stolen last week. It's one thing after another at the moment.


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  • one thing after another — informal phrase used for saying that you are very angry or upset because you have a lot of problems to deal with Thesaurus: words used to describe difficult situationssynonym Main entry: thing * * * one thing after another used to complain about… …   Useful english dictionary

  • It's one thing after another! — It s (just) one thing after another! something that you say when bad things keep happening to you. We had our car stolen last week. It s one thing after another at the moment …   New idioms dictionary

  • one\ damn\ thing\ after\ another — • ODTAA • one damn thing after another n. phr. (pronounced owed tay) If there is one problem, there will be more. First I lost my wallet, then a kid broke the window, and, lastly, my car refused to start. It was just one damn thing after another! …   Словарь американских идиом

  • one damn thing after another — or[ODTAA] (pronounced owed tay) {n. phr.} If there is one problem, there will be more. * /First I lost my wallet, then a kid broke the window, and, lastly, my car refused to start. It was just one damn thing after another!/ Compare: IF IT S NOT… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • one damn thing after another — or[ODTAA] (pronounced owed tay) {n. phr.} If there is one problem, there will be more. * /First I lost my wallet, then a kid broke the window, and, lastly, my car refused to start. It was just one damn thing after another!/ Compare: IF IT S NOT… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • thing — /TIN/ noun 1 IDEA/ACTION/FEELING/FACT (C) anything that you can think of as a single item, for example an idea, an action, a feeling, or a fact: The important thing is for us to tell the truth. | What a stupid thing to do. | A horrible thing… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • one — /wʌn / (say wun) adjective 1. being a single unit or individual, rather than two or more; a single: one apple. 2. being a person, thing, or individual instance of a number of kind indicated: one member of the party. 3. some (day, etc., in the… …  

  • thing — [ θıŋ ] noun count *** ▸ 1 object/item ▸ 2 action/activity ▸ 3 situation/event ▸ 4 fact/condition ▸ 5 aspect of life ▸ 6 idea/information ▸ 7 something not specific ▸ 8 someone/something young you like ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) an object or ITEM. This… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • one — [[t]wʌ̱n[/t]] ♦ ones 1) NUM One is the number 1. They had three sons and one daughter. ...one thousand years ago... Scotland beat England one nil at Wembley. ...one of the children killed in the crash. 2) ADJ: det ADJ (emphasis) If you say that… …   English dictionary

  • another — [[t]ənʌ̱ðə(r)[/t]] ♦ 1) DET: DET sing n Another thing or person means an additional thing or person of the same type as one that already exists. Divers this morning found the body of another American sailor drowned during yesterday s ferry… …   English dictionary

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