soup's on(redirected from soups on)
The meal, especially dinner, is served. Refers to any food being served, not just soup. OK, gang, soup's on! Please wash your hands and come to the table! A: "Soup's on, Bill!" B: "OK, honey. I'll be there in two minutes."
See also: on
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Rur. The meal is ready to eat. (Said for any food, not just soup.) Tom: Soup's on! Bill: The camp chef has dished up another disaster. John: soup's on! Come and get it! Mary: Well, I guess it's time to eat again.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
in. Dinner is ready. Time to eat! Soup’s on!
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