down the line(Adverb)
Further along, in terms of time or progress.
Down the Line
Down the Line is a British radio comedy broadcast on BBC Radio 4, which satirises populist radio phone-in shows. The show is written and performed in a style of heightened realism, as was BBC Radio 4's Knowing Me, Knowing You... with Alan Partridge. Down The Line is hosted by "Gary Bellamy". Down The Line was first broadcast in May 2006. The pre-show publicity did not indicate that the show was a pre-recorded comedy, describing it as a live phone-in featuring "award winning" DJ Gary Bellamy, and led to many complaints from listeners who apparently failed to spot it was a spoof, generating considerable publicity for the programme. It was subsequently revealed that the show is written and performed by several familiar figures in British comedy, including Paul Whitehouse and Charlie Higson. Regular 'callers' include: ⁕Christopher Nibbs from Pevensey Bay; a jokey character who refers to himself as 'Nibbsy' or 'The Nibbster'. Bellamy finds him amusing. ⁕Khalid, who only repeats topics of the show followed by the phrase 'what is point?' and responds to any subsequent remarks by Gary with the same question. Bellamy's attitude changes towards him as the series progresses.
The numerical value of down the line in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of down the line in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
And it's a long drive down the line to centerfield.
I do believe down the line we will be able to make it accessible to everyday life.
To be able to study what we felt and what we're going through - maybe this will help people down the line.
You're not sitting down, you're standing on your feet all day, you're not taking breaks, and bottles are flying down the line.
Our hope is that down the line, we might be able to do a simple blood test that tells if you will be a naltrexone person, an acamprosate person, a ghrelin person.
Images & Illustrations of down the line
Translations for down the line
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- abajo de la líneaSpanish
Get even more translations for down the line »
Find a translation for the down the line definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these down the line definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"down the line." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 24 Oct. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/down the line>.