To shoot for a basket
[1990s+ Basketball; fr the glass backboard of the basket]
- Go to the trouble
Also, take the trouble; go to the bother or the expense. Make the effort or spend the money for something. For example, He went to the trouble of calling every single participant, or She took the trouble to iron all the clothes, or Don’t go to the bother of writing them, or They went to […]
[goh-truh] /ˈgoʊ trə/ noun 1. a Hindu clan tracing its paternal lineage from a common ancestor, usually a saint or sage.
[goh-treyn] /ˈgoʊˌtreɪn/ noun, Canadian. 1. a lightweight passenger train providing rapid surface transport between a city center and the suburbs and from suburb to suburb.
[got-uh] /ˈgɒt ə/ Pronunciation Spelling. 1. got to; have got to. /ˈɡɒtə/ verb, contraction (slang) 1. got to attempt to represent the casual pronunciation of got to, attested from 1885.