Quiz: Remember the definition of mal de mer?
A saying indicating that one's effort has failed, and one must start all over again: “The new package we designed hasn't increased our sales as we'd hoped, so it's back to the drawing board.”
The matter must be reconsidered; it's time to start again: So back to the drawing board. Find another way to go
[fr the caption of an early 1940s Peter Arno New Yorker cartoon showing a crashed airplane]