Saturday night special

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Saturday night special a cheap handgun that is easily obtained
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Usage

In literature:

There was no other train that night, since the nine o'clock special ran only on Saturdays.
"Rilla of Ingleside" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Haven't seen you at a Saturday special night since you started your hobby.
"Average Jones" by Samuel Hopkins Adams
One of the Adjutant's special visitations was to the police station on Saturday night.
"The Angel Adjutant of "Twice Born Men"" by Minnie L. Carpenter
Yet on this hot, oppressive Saturday night in August the extra-special editions of the papers contained news that startled the world.
"The Great War in England in 1897" by William Le Queux
Maude Adams uses a special many Saturday nights to carry her down to her Long Island farm at Ronkonkoma.
"The Modern Railroad" by Edward Hungerford
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In news:

Special driving skills will be needed for the Valley’s most unique stock car race this Saturday night at Madera Speedway.
Special to the Daily The Malai Llama plays three20south in Breckenridge Saturday, kicking the night off with a 9 pm keg party.
ST CLOUD – Seven people were arrested for driving drunk last Saturday night, during a special D.W.I.
Saturday night special : Yeldon's 28-yard TD in final minute leads No.
Saturday night we're all in store for a special treat, an extra hour of sleep.
The start of Hanukkah on Saturday night had special meaning for Weinrib, who turns 100 next week.
The special night for fathers to bond with their daughters is planning for Saturday, February 16.
The special night for fathers to bond with their daughters is planning for Saturday, Febru.
Twenty-seven World War Two veterans landed Saturday night at Hancock Airport after taking a very special flight.
The start of Hanukkah on Saturday night had special meaning for a Holocaust survivor in Ohio who turns 100 next week.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The start of Hanukkah Saturday night will have special meaning for a Holocaust survivor who turns 100 next week in Ohio.
The start of Hanukkah Saturday night will have special meaning for a Holocaust survivor who turns 100 next week in Ohio.
CBS has teamed with ProElite to schedule four live two-hour Saturday night specials of Elite XC class fighting, which have been airing in high-def on CBS' Showtime.
For those brave souls who are not intimidated by things that go bump in the night, Morrison Masonic Lodge in Elizabethtown offers a special event Saturday night.
The start of Hanukkah on Saturday night had special meaning for Weinrib, a Holocaust survivor in Ohio who turns 100 next week.
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