Last modified on 27 May 2012, at 10:06

fish-out-of-water

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fish-out-of-water (not comparable)

  1. in which someone is out of their familiar environment; pertaining to a fish out of water
    • 2012 May 24, Nathan Rabin, “Film: Reviews: Men In Black 3”, The Onion AV Club:
      Sequels to fish-out-of-water comedies make progressively less sense the longer a series continues. By the time Crocodile Dundee In Los Angeles rolled around in 2001, 15 years after the first Crocodile Dundee became a surprise blockbuster, the title character had been given an awfully long time to grow acclimated to those kooky Americans