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The Idiom Attic - a collection of hundreds of English idioms, each one explained.

The meaning of "at the drop of a hat"

" At the drop of a hat "
With no delay.
They were always ready to help. Just say the word and they'd be there at the drop of a hat.
Where did it originate?:
USA, 19th century.
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