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be on the crest of a wave

To be experiencing a particularly successful period. Right after I got married, I got a big promotion at work, so I'm really on the crest of a wave at the moment!
See also: crest, of, on, wave

on the crest of the wave

Experiencing a particularly successful period. Right after I got married, I got a big promotion at work, so I'm really on the crest of the wave at the moment!
See also: crest, of, on, wave

on the crest of a wave

Experiencing a particularly successful period. Right after I got married, I got a big promotion at work, so I'm really on the crest of a wave at the moment!
See also: crest, of, on, wave

ride the crest of (something)

To be experiencing a particularly joyous or successful period, situation, or event. The senator rode the crest of renewed enthusiasm among his party to a huge victory in the election. Riding the crest of his recent promotion, John set to work designing something really remarkable. The champion will has his work cut out for him against the underdog, who is currently riding the crest of a five-bout winning streak.
See also: crest, of, ride

the crest of a wave

A particularly successful period. Right after I got married, I got a big promotion at work, so I'm really on the crest of a wave at the moment! The party is riding the crest of a wave following the election, as they now control the White House and both houses of congress.
See also: crest, of, wave

on the crest of a wave

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on the crest of the wave

If someone or something is on the crest of a wave or on the crest of the wave, they are experiencing great success. Founded in 1972, the group's members are confident they're on the crest of a wave. The sport at the moment is on the crest of the wave. Note: You can also say that someone is riding the crest of a wave or riding the crest of the wave. McCarthy's side looked like a team riding the crest of the wave. Note: Nouns such as success or popularity can be used instead of wave. Now, 14 years later, he is riding a crest of remarkable popularity. Note: The crest of a wave is its highest point.
See also: crest, of, on, wave

on the crest of a wave

at a very successful point.
See also: crest, of, on, wave

(on) the crest of a ˈwave

(at) the point of greatest success, wealth, happiness, etc: He was fortunate to arrive in Hollywood when the film industry was on the crest of a wave. OPPOSITE: (at) a low ebb
See also: crest, of, wave

ride the ˈcrest of something

enjoy great success or support because of a particular situation or event: The band is riding the crest of its last tour.
See also: crest, of, ride, something
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CREST is delighted to make its penetration testing certifications available through the Chapter in Singapore" said Ian Glover President of CREST International.
Now we can circumvent the iPS cells step, saving seven to nine months of time and labor and producing neural crest cells that are more similar to the familial dysautonomia patients' cells," said Gabsang Lee, an assistant professor of neurology at the Institute for Cell Engineering and the study's senior author.
While other finance companies have recently changed paths, Crest Financial is more dedicated than ever to maintaining customers for retailers and upholding brand integrity.
The Crest 3D White Brilliance Collection, meanwhile, is comprised of two products, Crest 3D White Brilliance Toothpaste and Crest 3D White Brilliance Boost.
Keydates TUESDAY AUGUST SUNDAY SEPTEMBER period The results of the vote will be revealed on Thursday October 3 and the new club crest, shaped and chosen by Evertonians, will appear on all media, buildings, merchandise and all kits for the 2014/15 season.
The crests, arms and monograms you see were cut from letterheads and envelope flaps and are usually just referred to as "crests".
We would not be surprised to see Dairy Crest group within a--probably European--farmer's hands in due course," added Black.
Two years after its opening, the Crest Smile Shoppe has seen tremendous improvement in the health of its patients' teeth and gums.
In March Heron, headed by entrepreneur Gerald Ronson, said it could make an offer for Crest valuing the company at between 345-430p a share.
According the Metro Loft Director of Project Development Steven Kirschenbaum, residences at The Crest were designed to offer the utmost in comfort, privacy, and luxury.
They had hoped to introduce the crest in time for the final against Kerry in late September but the plan was shelved.
The Sunday Mirror have learned a brand new crest will be adopted and copyrighted after the decider against Kerry.
Under the terms of the new deal, Digica will provide Dairy Crest with hosted infrastructure management of Midrange server services and applications support, expanding on the existing longstanding relationship between the companies.
Next they switched these cells--called neural crest cells--between the duck and quail eggs; the transplanted cells fused into the proper location.
Although neural crest-derived melanocytes were markedly altered in embryos treated with estrogenic toxicants, expression of the early neural crest maker Xslug, a factor that regulates both the induction and subsequent migration of neural crest cells, was not affected, suggesting that the disruption induced by these compounds with respect to melanocyte development may occur at later stages of their differentiation.