Keep your eye on the ball

Keep your eye on the ball
  If you keep your eye on the ball, you stay alert and pay close attention to what is happening.

Dictionary of English idioms . . 2014.

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  • keep your eye on the ball — informal : to continue thinking about or giving attention to something important that you want to do or achieve She really needs to keep her eye on the ball [=stay focused] if she wants to win the election. • • • Main Entry: ↑ball keep your eye… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Keep Your Eye On The Ball — «Keep Your Eye On The Ball» Canción de Raven Symoné Álbum Everyone s Hero Publicación 2006 Grabación …   Wikipedia Español

  • keep your eye on the ball — keep (your) eye on the ball to give your attention to what you are doing all the time. You have to keep your eye on the ball in business …   New idioms dictionary

  • keep your eye on the ball — If you keep your eye on the ball, you stay alert and pay close attention to what is happening …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • keep your eye on the ball —    If you keep your eye on the ball, you stay alert and pay close attention to what is happening.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • take your eye off the ball — take (your) eye off the ball keep (your) eye on the ball to give your attention to what you are doing all the time. If you re a manager, you can t afford to take your eye off the ball for one minute …   New idioms dictionary

  • keep one's eye on the ball — {v. phr.} 1. To watch the ball at all times in a sport, usually in order to hit it or get it; not stop watching the ball. * /Keep your eye on the baseball or you won t be able to hit it./ 2. {informal} To be watchful and ready; be wide awake and… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • keep one's eye on the ball — {v. phr.} 1. To watch the ball at all times in a sport, usually in order to hit it or get it; not stop watching the ball. * /Keep your eye on the baseball or you won t be able to hit it./ 2. {informal} To be watchful and ready; be wide awake and… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • keep eye on the ball — keep (your) eye on the ball to give your attention to what you are doing all the time. You have to keep your eye on the ball in business …   New idioms dictionary

  • keep one's eye on the ball — verb To maintain ones concentration fixed on one important theme. My ethos has always been to be very straight with people, tell it as it is. It doesnt often make people happy but I found that over a period of time its better to be that way. So… …   Wiktionary

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