upset plans

upset someone's plans

Fig. to ruin someone's plans. I hope it doesn't upset your plans if I'm late for the meeting. No, it won't upset my plans at all.
See also: plan, upset
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Rebels said the ISIL gains had upset plans for a wider offensive that was being prepared ahead of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan to seize government-controlled parts of Aleppo.
UPSET PLANS "We find after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us" - John Steinbeck, Travels With Charley The first thing to remember is to focus on what's within your control.
Omar Abdullah told reporters that the raid, in which at least eight people have been killed, appeared designed to upset plans for a meeting in New York this week between Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
The government had sought to give assurances that the delay in the implementation of a fiscal rule in the country would not give way to a spending spree to upset plans to reduce budget deficit ahead of an election due next year.
As much as you can fulfil your hopes, it may upset plans at home, where someone may prefer to maintain the status quo.
A change a family member makes may upset plans but is sure to make for long term success.
He said: "Barcelona and Lyon are the so-called super teams and Rangers are the typical side in every group who can upset plans.
But it was the UCLA defense that bludgeoned any upset plans Oregon State might have had this time.
Obviously we are pleased he will be available for the Trophy tie and the festive programme but it does upset plans for Alfreton as I'd envisaged going there with an attacking formation and a flat back three
His performance was highlighted by a key stop late in the fourth quarter, ending any potential upset plans the Renegades might have had.
He said: 'Colnel Rayburn had a setback in September that held him up and upset plans.
He said that will upset plans that adult students had for applying to jobs or enrolling in college or trade school.
For the moment, the Sky-BSB merger in Britain has upset plans for the adoption of the D2-MAC standards for future HDTV transmissions.
The government officials have however announced the reform would not be implemented until 2012 as concerns were heightened that the delay would give way to a spending spree to upset plans to reduce budget deficit ahead of general elections next year.
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