Origin of heave-ho
Examples from the Web for heave-ho
But in a shocking turn of events, wrestling got eight of 14 votes and the heave-ho.Sex, Bribes & Rhythmic Gymnastics: The IOC’s Biggest Scandals|Sujay Kumar|September 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ornstein is a friend of mine, and was a colleague until I was given the heave-ho from AEI in March 2010.
After getting the heave-ho from one too many colleges, he wrote a letter that was published in the New York Times.
Names like Rummiley come from the old cry of sailors, Rummylow, which they used as sailors use "Heave-ho" now.Stories That Words Tell Us|Elizabeth O'Neill
The deep-toned chorus of the sailor, the creaking of the capstan, and the clanking of the iron cogs; the “heave-ho!”The Rifle Rangers|Captain Mayne Reid