Last modified on 25 April 2015, at 22:45

top of the morning

EnglishEdit

PhraseEdit

top of the morning

  1. (Ireland, New England, idiomatic, archaic) A generic greeting said to someone in the morning.

Usage notesEdit

This term should be considered archetypal or stereotypical of Irish speech. It is rarely heard in Ireland. See Hollywood Irish.

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