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go back to the well

Slang definitions & phrases for go back to the well

go back to the well

verb phrase

To return to a reliable source: We just kept going back to the well and he just kept making it (1980s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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