‘Damn the torpedoes’

«К чёрту торпеды!», восклицание Дэвида Фэррагата [Farragut, David], офицера флота северян во время Гражданской войны в США, когда ему доложили, что впереди мины (которые тогда называли торпедами)

США. Лингвострановедческий англо-русский словарь. 2013.

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  • Damn the Torpedoes — Album par Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Sortie 19 octobre 1979 Enregistrement 1979 Sound City, Van Nuys Cherokee Studios, Hollywood, Californie Durée 36 min 40 s …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Damn the Torpedoes (album) — Damn the Torpedoes Studio album by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Released …   Wikipedia

  • (the) Battle of Mobile Bay — the Battle of Mobile Bay [the Battle of Mobile Bay] a US Navy victory on 5 August 1864 during the Civil War. The US sent 18 ships against 4 ships of the Confederate Navy in Mobile Bay at Mobile, ↑Alabama. The bay was also protected by three… …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Last DJ — Студийный альбом Tom Petty and the Heartbre …   Википедия

  • The More the Merrier — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Immer mehr, immer fröhlicher Originaltitel: The More the Merrier Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 1943 Länge: 104 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Torpedoes — Torpedo Tor*pe do, n.; pl. {Torpedoes}. [L. torpedo, inis, from torpere to be stiff, numb, or torpid. See {Torpid}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of elasmobranch fishes belonging to {Torpedo} and allied genera. They… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • damn — 1. verb /dæm/ a) To condemn to hell. The official position is that anyone who does this will be damned for all eternity. b) To put out of favor; to ruin; to label negatively …   Wiktionary

  • damn — damner, n. /dam/, v.t. 1. to declare (something) to be bad, unfit, invalid, or illegal. 2. to condemn as a failure: to damn a play. 3. to bring condemnation upon; ruin. 4. to doom to eternal punishment or condemn to hell. 5. to swear at or curse …   Universalium

  • Hispanics in the United States Navy — can trace their tradition of naval military service to the Hispanic sailors, such as Lieutenant Jorge Farragut Mesquida, who have served in the Navy in the American Revolution and have continued to serve in every major war and conflict that the… …   Wikipedia

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