be home and dry

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be home and dry

To have successfully completed something, as a project or activity. Primarily heard in UK. I just need one more source for this essay and then I'll be home and dry.
See also: and, dry, home

be home and dry

  (mainly British) also be home and hosed (Australian)
to have completed something successfully I've just got one more report to write and I'll be home and dry.
See also: and, dry, home