shot to the curb

shot to the curb

mod. without money or a place to live; living in the gutter; down and out. (Alluding to being on the streets.) I’m totally out of bills, man. Shot to the curb.
See also: curb, shot
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My students would come up to me and say these strange things, like, 'I couldn't turn in my homework because I was shot to the curb,'" Frey says.