Definition of hop the twig or stick in English:

hop the twig (or stick)

  • British informal Depart suddenly or die.
    More example sentences
    • It was the best Frankie Howerd impersonation I've seen since the man himself hopped the twig.
    • I see Ronald Reagan has hopped the twig, aged 93.
    • I'm a donor, and my wishes won't be overruled if I hop the twig.
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