an act of rejection, dismissal, or forcible ejection:
The bartender gave the noisy drunk the old heave-ho.
a sailors’ cry, as when hoisting anchor
(informal) dismissal, as from employment
- Heave into sight
Rise or seem to rise into view. For example, We waited and waited, and finally the rest of our party heaved into sight. This expression was at first used for ships rising over the horizon. [ Late 1700s ]
[hev-uh n-bawrn] /ˈhɛv ənˈbɔrn/ adjective 1. of or as of heavenly origin: the heaven-born gods.
- Heaven dust
noun phrase Cocaine (1940s+ Narcotics)
- Heaven knows
see: god knows