sing off the same hymn sheet

(redirected from sings off the same hymn sheet)

sing off the same hymn sheet

To have the same understanding of something as someone else; to say the same things about something as other people, especially in public. Primarily heard in UK. I think we should have a meeting with everyone who's involved in the project. That way, we'll all be singing off the same hymn sheet before we begin. Make sure everyone on the campaign is singing off the same hymn sheet before we release any kind of statement to the press.
See also: hymn, off, same, sheet, sing
References in periodicals archive ?
He definitely sings off the same hymn sheet as me when it comes to the important relationship between the club, its supporters and the players.
Shelley said: "You should seriously consider a Blueprint type initiative dedicated to educating both wholesalers and retailers so that the industry sings off the same hymn sheet, and with the end objective of being a major contributor to the survival and improved fitness of the independent sector.