How to use At-the-drop-of-a-hat in a sentence
She knew better than to relax around her father, whose hand was likely to fly at the drop of a hat.
They would deliver a diatribe, a dialectical discourse, a slogan or sermon, at the drop of a hat.
Being able to use the latest, whizzy gadgetry at the drop of a hat isn't enough.
He's a true champion for the underdog and will defend your honor at the drop of a hat.
Someone, somewhere in the world, is ready to spill the beans at the drop of a hat.Advertisement
Poor emotional control, where your previously happy-go-lucky child deteriorates into tantrums at the drop of a hat for no apparent reason.
Any softball cheer that is not short enough to change at the drop of a hat has the potential to be obsolete before it's even done.
She comes from a small town and lives a vegan lifestyle, but is perhaps most memorable for her ability to burst into tears at the drop of a hat.