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Pepper Alley

A kindergartener misunderstands the name of an event at his school, insisting to his mother that he attended a pepper alley, not a pep rally. Let’s hope that’s the case, because pepper alley is actually 19th-century boxing slang for...

Wet Dress Rehearsal

A wet dress rehearsal is a run-through of all the processes required before a rocket launch, up until, but not including, liftoff. What makes this simulation wet is that the rocket’s fuel tanks are filled, then drained once the countdown clock...

break off

break off
 v. phr.— «Hey Fiver, break me off with a copy of that pic.» —“Re: This Is Who They Are!” by Louis M. Brown Usenet: alt.tv.star-trek.voyager May 21, 1999. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)