cruisin

cruising for a bruising

slang Acting in a way that is likely to cause trouble. Oh, you're cruising for a bruising, talking to me like that!
See also: bruise, cruise

cruising for a bruising

 and cruisin' for a bruisin'
Sl. asking for trouble. You are cruising for a bruising, you know that? Who's cruisin' for a bruisin'?
See also: bruise, cruise

cruising for a bruising

heading or looking for trouble. informal, chiefly North American
1998 Times The problem…is the unrealistic value of the Hong Kong dollar…it has been cruising for a bruising for most of last year.
See also: bruise, cruise

cruising for a bruising

and cruisin’ for a bruisin’
in. asking for trouble. You are cruising for a bruising, you know that?
See also: bruise, cruise

cruisin’ for a bruisin’

verb
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Larry Makowski, founder of Express Auctions, stated, "We held a classic car auction in February in association with Cruisin Ocean City.
Shelly Ness, the drive-up coffee stand and cafe's new owner, has worked in the coffee business for around 20 years, spending seven years with Starbucks, three years as franchise director for Cruisin Coffee, and most recently as owner of I Wana Moka's two locations for the past 10 years.
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But it'll be Route 66 again, just for the weekend - starting this afternoon, when we can shut the streets down for cruisin,' '' Rosoff said.
Lucy plays Tom Cruisin in a new run of the all-female BBC3 comedy series, which starts on Monday.
Regis and Kelly have commandeered the whole ship, and are giving away free cruises to 1,000 contest winners and fans to join them for this spectacular weeklong vacation at sea through "Live's Pride of America Cruisin Reunion" watch-to-win contest.
Instead, he has been seen cruisin around the club's Melwood training ground on a Segway, with his partner in crime and fellow outcast Jose Enrique (right).
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If you've been paying attention to the spate of recent reports from industry analysts, forecasters and consulting companies; it seems as if the medical device industry is cruisin for a bruisin' if it doesn't implement changes to the way it markets its value proposition and innovates its products.
The operating assets of Victoria Printed Products have been acquired by the Cruisin USA and Formula Impressions Corp d/b/a BowlingShirt.
Cruisin for a Bruisin suggests users "load the photo of your victim and then get to work giving them what for with this awesome range of fully animated weapons".
Bred by Waikato Stud in New Zealand, Metal Bender is out of the winning Bluebird mare Jacqwin, a half-sister to Keeper, winner of the Group 1 Goodwood Handicap in Australia and now a leading young sire in New Zealand, with four Group 1 winners - Insouciant, Keepa Cruisin, Keep The Peace and Linky Dink - to his name.
SORRY i no <who cares bout denise> anywy papr sez the lady wuz cruisin along n her cool red beemer .
She has worked in the industry for about 20 years, clocking seven years with Starbucks, three years as a franchise director for Cruisin Coffee and 10 years as co-owner of I Wana Moka.