Good wicket


Good wicket
advantageous situation or set of circumstances

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • good wicket — Australian Slang advantageous situation or set of circumstances …   English dialects glossary

  • on a good wicket — phrasal : in a strong or favorable position the organized interests are on a fairly good wicket as regards their share in the national income A.J.Bruwer …   Useful english dictionary

  • On a good wicket — on to a good thing life; earning a good income …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • on a good wicket — Australian Slang on to a good thing life; earning a good income …   English dialects glossary

  • wicket — /ˈwɪkət / (say wikuht) noun 1. a small door or gate, especially one beside, or forming part of, a larger one. 2. a window or opening, often closed by a grating or the like, as in a door, or forming a place of communication in a ticket office or… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Wicket — n being in a privileged position ( on a good wicket ) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • wicket — Australian Slang n being in a privileged position ( on a good wicket ) …   English dialects glossary

  • Wicket (cricket) — Le terme anglais wicket, en français « guichet », a plusieurs significations au cricket. Il désigne principalement soit l un des deux sets de piquets de bois situés sur le terrain et défendus par les batteurs, soit l élimination d un… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Wicket-keeper — The wicket keeper in cricket is the fielding player who stands behind the batsman on strike at the wicket. The role of the wicket keeper is governed by Law 40 of the Laws of cricket, and is similar to that of the catcher in baseball.The wicket… …   Wikipedia

  • wicket — n. 1 Cricket a a set of three stumps with the bails in position defended by a batsman. b the ground between two wickets. c the state of this (a slow wicket). d an instance of a batsman being got out (bowler has taken four wickets). e a pair of… …   Useful english dictionary