hand in (one's) dinner pail(redirected from hand in his dinner pail)
hand in (one's) dinner pail
euphemism To die. If they invent a hoverboard before I hand in my dinner pail, I'm definitely going to try it, no matter how old I am.
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hand in your dinner paildie. informal
A dinner pail was the bucket in which a workman formerly carried his dinner; compare with kick the bucket (at kick).
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