up a river without a paddle


up a river without a paddle
Up a river without a paddle
If you up a river without a paddle, you are in an unfortunate situation, unprepared and with none of the resources to remedy the matter.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Without a Paddle — Infobox Film name = Without a Paddle caption = Without a Paddle film poster director = Steven Brill writer = Fred Wolf Harris Goldberg Tom Nursall Jay Leggett Mitch Rouse starring = Seth Green Matthew Lillard Dax Shepard Burt Reynolds Ethan… …   Wikipedia

  • Without a Paddle — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Trouble ohne Paddel Originaltitel: Without a Paddle Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 2004 Länge: 99 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • without a paddle — • up the creek (without a paddle) • without a paddle in trouble She is up the creek now that she has lost her passport. Digest 22/2002 in a bad situation and unable to proceed; in an awkward position with no easy way out. Charles agreed to finish …   Idioms and examples

  • up the creek without a paddle — • up the creek (without a paddle) • without a paddle in trouble She is up the creek now that she has lost her passport. Digest 22/2002 in a bad situation and unable to proceed; in an awkward position with no easy way out. Charles agreed to finish …   Idioms and examples

  • River Torrens — Infobox River river name = River Torrens caption = View of Elder Park and Riverside Precinct from Torrens Lake. origin = Mount Pleasant, Mount Lofty Ranges mouth = Gulf Saint Vincent at Henley Beach South basin countries = length = 85 kilometres… …   Wikipedia

  • Paddle-Tail Newt — Taxobox name = Paddle Tail Newt regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Amphibia ordo = Caudata familia = Salamandridae genus = Pachytriton species = P. labiatus binomial = Pachytriton labiatus The Paddletail Newt is a species of newt,… …   Wikipedia

  • River Shannon — The River Shannon ( Sionainn or Sionna in Irish) is, at 386 km (240 miles), the longest river in Ireland. [http://www.discoverireland.com/gb/about ireland/nature/ Accessed: 22nd July, 2008] [http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia… …   Wikipedia

  • North River (Hudson River) — North River in red, if defined as portion between New Jersey and Manhattan …   Wikipedia

  • Suwannee River — Infobox River | river name = Suwannee River |200px caption = Ol Folks At Home origin = Fargo, Georgia mouth = Suwannee, Florida basin countries = United States length = 266 miles (426 kilometers) elevation = discharge = watershed = The Suwannee… …   Wikipedia

  • Wolf River (Tennessee) — This article is about the river in Memphis, Tennessee. For other uses, see Wolf River (disambiguation). Wolf River Bottomland forest and wetland in the Wolf River s uppermost headwaters Origin …   Wikipedia