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be in like Flynn

To gain success or acceptance. The phrase refers to 20th-century actor Errol Flynn. Oh, you're in like Flynn now if the popular girls like you!
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in like Flynn

AUSTRALIAN, INFORMAL
If you are in like Flynn, you do something quickly and with great enthusiasm. `If I thought I could win the leadership election, I would be in like Flynn,' Mr Rudd said.
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be in like Flynn

seize an opportunity; be successful. Australian
The Flynn referred to in this expression is Errol Flynn, the Australian-born actor, who had a reputation as a notable playboy.
1987 Kathy Lette Girls' Night Out Russell brightened. ‘Really?’ I'm in, he thought to himself. I'm in like Flynn. ‘You really see it that way?’ He slid his arms around her.
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in like Flynn

1. mod. successful, in a variety of contexts, sex being the major one. (The in can be construed to be the in of in coitu. Not to be confused with the James Coburn movie, In Like Flint. This Flynn is associated with Errol Flynn, the late film actor, but appears to have occurred earlier.) A few nice words, a bit of bubble, and you’re in like Flynn.
2. mod. an elaboration of in, in any of its senses. You got the role! You’re in! You’re in like Flynn!
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And a threatening world it is, as Flynn and Ledeen see imminent existential challenges from terror groups such as ISIS and Hezbollah, plus rogue nations such as Iran, Russia, North Korea, China, Venezuela, Cuba, and Bolivia.
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Flynn US District Court Judge Rudolph Contreras said during Flynn's plea hearing that the government will decide how effectively Flynn is co-operating.
Flynn admitted to lying about his conversations with Russia's ambassador to the US during the transition period before Mr Trump's inauguration.
Two of the sources also added that if Flynn tries to cooperate with investigators in the probe to help his son, it could be beneficial for him as well, as there are chances Flynn's legal consequences could be reduced too.
Alptekin declined to comment for this story but last month told Reuters that he was satisfied with the work done by Flynn Intel Group and denied any wrongdoing.
The companies are also now the subject of an injunction preventing them from using the name Flynn.
Flynn followed her father's enthusiasm for socialism, but became frustrated with the Socialist Party's conservatism.
Slaton, 38, says Flynn has fallen out of step with constituents on issues such as toll roads and the role of governor-appointed public university officials.
Flynn -- who was also the assistant coach on the girls softball team -- to wear a GPS-monitoring bracelet upon his release, and to stay away from the girl, her family, their Webster apartment and the high school.
Ryan Flynn is returning to Konecranes Plc and he has been appointed Executive Vice President and Head of Business Area Equipment.
KILDARE teenager Daniel Flynn is expected to become the first Irish recruit in Port Adelaide's history next month.