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from giddy-up to whoa

Rur. all the way from the beginning to the end. The road is paved from giddy-up to whoa. The play stinks. It is dull from giddy-up to whoa.
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Giddy up!

(ˈgɪdi...)
exclam. Move faster! (Properly said to a horse to start it moving. Also said to people or things as a joke.) Giddy up, Charlie! It’s time to start moving.
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To those who want to be taken ahead into some more spiritual future, Caliban argues, they will find only an "ever giddier collective gallop" into the "Black Stone on which the bones are cracked" (Collected Poems 441).
Expect the company to arrive on January 27 with an even giddier air about proceedings than usual.
Palmer is debuting in this rivalry and couldn't be giddier about facing the Irish.
Even giddier is his Circle Amplification (Orange), 1996, which perhaps stole the show by amplifying the stupid repetitive inward activity of drawing as well as its goofy wonder: tracing a circle, a forlorn woolly caterpillar of iron filings turns over and over, held in place by a behind-the-scenes magnetic device hooked up to an amplifier and a bright-orange speaker.
Past NME Radar Tour bills have been topped by the likes of Marina &The Diamonds, La Roux and Hurts, making it a surefire bet that each headline outfit will inevitably scale even giddier heights.
He handles the material with a Steadicam directness meant to capture the best from the talented ensemble cast, finding a perfect balance between the pic's giddier and tougher moments.
And while the big blast bits don't pack the punch of ``ID4's,'' they do wipe out world landmarks with goofier, giddier charm.
Spectral set closer Marged Wedi Blino spins off its axis and sets off into space like Spiritualized and Arcade Fire jamming in a psychedelic rocket, providing a blissful climax to a set that spirals to ever giddier, dizzier heights of technicolour ambition.
Beautifully played, in addition to Plimpton, by O'Brien, Furr and Wooddell, the instant bonding of these characters is conveyed with such disarming warmth and humanity it helps ground the story's giddier elements in deeper feeling.
Set against some of the giddier backdrops of three of the world's most romantic cities - New York, Paris and Venice - this is another seriocomic roundelay in which a starry ensemble cast exhibits their romantic and sexual neuroses.
The still-expanding morning show "Today" has become giddier since Meredith Vieira's arrival, and promises to grow more so with the addition of a fourth feature-filled horn: Finally, there's primetime newsmag "Dateline's" preoccupation with sexual predators--cozying up to the sting-staging group Perverted Justice to deliver visceral broadcasts that are more "Gotcha
At the same time, primetime newsmag "Dateline" and ABC's counterparts have responded to a scary world by turning inward, becoming preoccupied with predators and salacious crime; "Nightline" has taken a stupid pill; and NBC's morning jewel has become even giddier and less substantial, hard as that is to imagine, with the baton pass to Meredith Vieira.