climb on the bandwagon

climb on the bandwagon
jump/climb/get on the bandwagon DISAPPROVING
to become involved in an activity that is already successful so that you can get the advantages of it yourself: »

The success of the product led many firms to try to jump on the bandwagon.

Main Entry: bandwagon

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • climb on the bandwagon — When people climb on the bandwagon they do something because it is popular and everyone else is doing it …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • climb on the bandwagon — • jump on the bandwagon • get on the bandwagon • climb on the bandwagon join a popular activity Everyone has jumped on the bandwagon to try and stop smoking in the workplace …   Idioms and examples

  • climb on the bandwagon —    When people climb on the bandwagon they do something because it is popular and everyone else is doing it.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • climb on the bandwagon — climb/jump on the ˈbandwagon idiom (informal, disapproving) to join others in doing sth that is becoming fashionable because you hope to become popular or successful yourself • politicians eager to jump on the environmental bandwagon In the US,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • climb on the bandwagon — See: ON THE BANDWAGON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • climb on the bandwagon — See: ON THE BANDWAGON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • climb\ on\ the\ bandwagon — See: on the bandwagon …   Словарь американских идиом

  • climb onto the bandwagon — Meaning To join a growing movement in support of someone or something, often in an opportunist way. Origin From the USA where political parades were often accompanied by a band on a wagon. Political leaders often joined them in the hope of… …   Meaning and origin of phrases

  • climb on the bandwagon — follow the lead of other people, do as everyone else is doing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jump on the bandwagon — I jump (or climb) on the bandwagon join others in doing or supporting something fashionable or likely to be successful scientists and doctors alike have jumped on the bandwagon II see bandwagon * * * climb/jump on the ˈbandwagon idiom (informal …   Useful english dictionary

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