into the wide blue yonder

into the wide blue yonder

To a location far away that is appealingly unknown and mysterious. I often dream about selling all my possessions, buying a plane ticket to Europe, and setting off into the wide blue yonder.
See also: blue, wide, yonder

into the wide blue yonder

or

into the wild blue yonder

LITERARY
If someone goes into the wide blue yonder or into the wild blue yonder, they go somewhere that is far away and not known to them. Sailing into the wide blue yonder, Colin discovered his very own desert island. They packed their bags and headed for the airport and the wild blue yonder.
See also: blue, wide, yonder
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I would suggest to Mr Berman and co that they collect these and head off out of the area into the wide blue yonder - sooner rather than later.
Ann came down to the ledge, I came in front of the sheep so she wouldn't jump into the wide blue yonder.
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UNITED have developed a habit of getting mugged upon venturing forth into the wide blue yonder.
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Here is the key - fill the freezer, charge up the mobile, warn the neighbours and then head off into the wide blue yonder.
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the first flute of champagne, accompanied by almonds just salty enough to titillate the tastebuds for a second glass, was bubbling with crystal spires when a private jet nosed through the rain clouds into the wide blue yonder.
So we headed off into the wide blue yonder to see what we came across.
Don't just slope off into the wide blue yonder as only a Scorpio can do.