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Origin of daisy chain
Words nearby daisy chain
Example sentences from the Web for daisy chain
You expect soldiers of all ranks to understand the need to respect the chain of command, regardless of personal feelings.
Say what you want about Abercrombie & Fitch (A&F), the chain has done something special.
After the scanning takes place, KSM is led down a long corridor flanked by chain-link fences.
Elderly women played Triple Double Diamond and Tiki Magic while they chain-smoked.I Watched a Casino Kill Itself: The Awful Last Nights of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So while mourning the closing of De Robertis, consider that we might someday mourn the bankruptcy of whatever chain replaces it.
She stood, in her young purity, at one end of the chain of years, and Mrs. Chepstow—did she really stand at the other?
Then he closed the spring with a snap, and she let him pass the chain over her hand once more.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
You would think the poor teacher would be driven crazy, but he seems as calm as a daisy in a June breeze.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
From the ceiling, which was divided into compartments painted in dark red and blue, hung a heavy lamp by a chain of gilded silver.
An amount of slack in the chain caused the balls to knock on passing this roller before entering the pump bottom.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
British Dictionary definitions for daisy chain
Idioms and Phrases with daisy chain
A series of connected events, activities, or experiences. For example, The daisy chain of lectures on art history encompassed the last 200 years. This metaphorical term alludes to a string of the flowers linked together. [Mid-1800s]
A line or circle of three or more persons engaged in simultaneous sexual activity. For example, A high-class call girl, she drew the line at daisy chains. [Vulgar slang; 1920s]
A series of securities transactions intended to give the impression of active trading so as to drive up the price. For example, The SEC is on the alert for unscrupulous brokers who are engaging in daisy chains. [1980s]