Talk:bases loaded

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RFV discussion: March–May 2017[edit]

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Is there really a figurative sense? All I can find are baseball analogies, but which still sit quite clearly in the realm of baseball (and the occasional pun like the joke about drunk base players). Kiwima (talk) 20:09, 19 March 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]

There is certainly potential for this phrase to be used figuratively, but the same could be said of almost any word or phrase. It doesn't mean these need to be listed when the figurative sense follows in an obvious or self-evident way. Only figurative uses that have developed a clear, strong identity need to be mentioned, in my opinion. Mihia (talk) 02:57, 23 March 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]

RFV-failed Kiwima (talk) 01:03, 6 May 2017 (UTC)