Idioms example:

Back to Square One / or Back to the Drawing Board
meanzdfgdfzs - return to the beginning because of a failure accomplish the desired result.

Bull in a China Shop
meaning -a clumsy person who deals too roughly with a delicate situation; a rough person who is near breakable things; a tactless person who says or does something that angers people or upsets their plans
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BARK IS WORSE THAN HIS BITE
MEANS - The way a person sounds is much more frightening than the way she or he acts: the threat is often worse than the action taken


baker's dozen
meaning - getting thirteen of something for the price of twelve
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themaybehopefullymeyerislander9kiddo

shot in the arm
something that lifts your spirits, energy, and confidence
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pewee07-
On the Warpath
Meaning: in a very angry mood; infuriated.

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pewee07-
On Top of the World
Meaning: feeling extremely happy
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pewee07-
Once in a Blue Moon
Meaning: almost never; very seldom; hardly ever
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pewee07-
One Good Turn Deserves Another
Meaning: one good deed should be paid back with another
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pewee07-
One-Horse Town
Meaning: a place with few comforts and activities; a dull rural town

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pewee07-
One-Tracked Mind
Meaning:
always thinking about one subject.
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CTPACK20-Call it a day

To stop work for the day.
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FRUITLOOP1-
Hit The Jackpot: to be very lucky, to achive a col goal
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fruitloop1- hit the nail right on the head: to be exactly correct



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Squirt-

Keep a Stiff Upper Lip

Meaning: to be brave and not show emotion in a time of trouble
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Keep a Straight Face

Meaning: to keep from laughing
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Keep Body and Soul Together
Meaning: to keep alive;to have just enough to survive

Keep Something Under Your Hat

Meaning: to keep something secret
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Keep the Wolf From the Door

Meaning to keep from suffering poverty or starvation
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Keep Up with the Joneses

Meaning: to try to keep up with what your neighbors have socially and financially; to work hard to have possessions as good as your neighbors
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iammurloc
Long in the Tooth
Meaning: Old; aged.
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iammurloc
Low Man on the Totem Pole
Meaning: the lowest-ranking, least important person in a group or organization.
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iammurloc
Lose Your Shirt
To lose everything, especially money.
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iammurloc
Look down your Nose at Someone
To think of and treat people as if they were lower in quality or ability.
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iammurloc
Lock the Barn Door after the Horse Is Out
To take careful precautions to do the right thing after it is to late.
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iammurloc
Lock, Stock, and Barrel
The whole of something; all the parts of a thing; everything.
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jumpstergoMI
Make no bones about something: To speak directly, plainly, honestly, and without hesitation or doubt.
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JumpstergoMI
Make a silk purse out of a Sow's ear: To create something valuable or beautiful out of something practilly worthless or ugly.
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JumpstergoMI
Make a Mountain out of a Molehill: To turn a small, unimportant issue into a big, important one; to exaggerate the importance of something.
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JumpstergoMI
Make ends Meet: To earn just enough to live within one's income.
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JumpstergoMI
Make hay while the sun shines: To make the best of a limited opportunity.

JumpstergoMI
Make heads or trails out of something: To understand how something works; to figure something out.

1- I PULLED YOUR LEG
2- A PICTURE PAINTS A THOUSAND WORDS
3- A DOUBTING THOMAS
4- APPLE OF MY EYE
5- AMERICA
6- BACK SEAT DRIVER
7- BACK TO SQUARE ONE
8- BACKERS DOZEN
9- COUGHT WITH YOUR PANTS DOWN

10- CUP OF JOE
11- YOU ARE CUTE AS A BEARS EAR
12- DEAD RINGER
13- EIGHTY SIX



aflack
Play with fire
meaning:to take an unnecessary and dangourous risk;to court danger.
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Point of no return
meaning:the position or time after which it is immposible to go back.
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Poor as a church mouse
meaning:very poor;proverty-stricken.

Pot calling the kettle back
meaning:the person citicizing the another person's faults is guilty of the same faults himself or herself.

Pour oil on the the troubled waters
meaning:to calm an angry quarrel.

Power behind the throne
meaning:the actual,but unrecognized,person in charge.


Racecar

Dime A dozen
Meaning: Very common and inexpensive; easy to get and available any why
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Do or Die
meaning: To succeed or fail completely; to take the chance of running one in trying to succeed

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Dog Days of Summer
meaning: the hottest and most humid days of summer, usually much of July and August
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Dog-Eat-Dog World
meaning: a way of life marked by fierce competition in which people compete ruthlessly for survival or success
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Dog's Life
meaning:a bleak, harsh, terrible existence without much happiness or freedom
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Don't Count You Chickens Before They Hatch
meaning:don't count on profits before you earn them in h


to have a 1st experince in something to begin doing somthing for the 1st time
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IDIOMS

QUICK ON THE DRAW- ready, alert, and quick to respond or react; mentally fast; quick to grasp information; touchy, sensitive


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QUIET AS A MOUSE- silent or still; making very little noise; saying nothing; hushed, subdued
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RAIN OR SHINE- no matter what happens; what ever the weather is like
QUIET AS A MOUSE- silent or still; making very little noise; saying nothing; hushed, subdued
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RAIN CHECK- a ticket stub allowing attendance at a future event in place of one that was canceled; a piece of paper from a store for buying a sold-out item at the sale price at a later date.
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RAINING CATS AND DOGS- to rain heavily; to pour

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Ctpack20-Call the shots

To make the decisions and be in charge.

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Keep Body and Soul Together
Meaning: to keep alive;to have just enough to survive

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~dramaqueen15~
"get down to brass tracks"
meaning:to go straight to the basic facts of matter; begin the most important work or business; to get started with the essentials.
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~dramaqueen15~
"get in on the ground floor"
meaning:to be part of some big important project or business at is start.
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~dramaqueen15~
"get into the swing of things"
meaning:to become accustoms to routine activities.
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~dramaqueen15~
"get off the hook"
meaning:to free yourself or someone from a distance obligation; to get out of trouble; to evade a punishment.
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~dramaqueen15~
"get out of my face"
meaning:stop standing in front of me in a provocative manner, close to my face, arguing with me, or disapproving of my actions.
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~dramaqueen15~
"get real"
meaning:face reality; think and act in a serious fashion; stop fantasizing.
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~dramaqueen15~
"get something off your chest"
meaning:to make known something that is bothersome, angering, or irritating, but kept secret.
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Mountain_dew
If the shoe fits wear it.
Means-if a remark applies to you, you should admit that it is true.
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Meaning: very close together, side by side.



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Chew Your Cud

Meaning: to think deeply to oneself;to turn a matter over and over in your mind.

Chicken Feed
Meaning: a very small or insinificant amount of money.

Chew The Fat

Meaning: to have a friendly, informal talk; to chat in a relaxed way.

Cheek By Jowl

Meaning: Very close together; side by side.

Chew someone out

Meaning: To scold severely or roughly; to bawl someone out.

Chew up the scenery

Meaning: To overact; to exaggerate your emotions.

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meaning - to feel extremely unhappy about a hopeless situation ;
to make yourself sick with grief and worry.
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Meaning - to have to take back what you said ; to admit
humbly that you were wrong .

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Bring Home The Bacon
Meaning: To support a family by working; to earn a living.


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Bug Off
Meaning: To leave someone alone;go away; stop annoying someone.
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Bug Someone
Meaning: to irritate, annoy, and bother someone a lot.
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Bull in a China Shop
Meaning: a clumsy person who deals too roughly with a delicate situation; a rough person who is near breakable things; a tactless person who says or does something that angers people or upsets their plans.
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Burn The Candle at Both Ends
Meaning: to overwork yourself mentally or physically and until you're exhausted.
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Burn the Midnight Oil
Meaning: to stay up very late at night studying or working.

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Mountain_dew

Ignorance is Bliss
Means- It is better not to know bad news sometimes, especially if you're happy.





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Jack-of-all-Trades
Meaning: a person who can do many different kinds of work well.
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Jet Set
Meaning: the wealthy, fashionable, and famous people who travel frequently
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Jump down Your Throat
Meaning: to talk or scream at someone in a sudden, angry way
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Jump Off the Deep End
Meaning: to act emotionally without carefully thinking about the end result; to become deeply involved before your ready to
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Jump on the Bandwagon
Meaning: to become part of the newest activity because many other people are

Jump the Gun
to do or say something before you should; to act prematurely or hastily
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Piggy08
Cast The First Stone
Meaning: To be the first to attack, blame or criticize someone; to lead accusers against a wrongdoer.








Feedback
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GOTO THE DOGS
MEANING:To decline in looks or health to be ruined or deatroyed to ruin ones self!!!
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Egg on your face
Meaning - To be very embarrassed or humiliated for something foolish that you did or said.
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Eat you words
Meaning - To have to take what you said ; to admit humbly that you were wrong .




Eat you heart out.
Meaning - To feel extremely unhappy about a hopeless situation ; to make yourself sick with grief and worry.
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Eleventh Hour
Meaning - At the latest possible time ; just before the deadline .









Piggy08
Cat got Your Tongue
Meaning Is there a reason that your not speaking?







Mountain_dew
In a Nut shell!
Means-In very few words, briefly;clearly and to the point.
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moemoe411
eyes in the back of your head
meaning:abiliy to sense what is happening outside the field of vison.




MADE BY: Cece1
FROM THE WORD GO-
MEANING:from the very beginning
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MADE BY: Callie
FULL OF HOT AIR-
MEANING:being foolish and talking nonsense; pompous; vain
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MADE BY:Callie
FULL OF BEANS-
MEANING:lively happy and energetic, high-spirited
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MADE BY:Callie
GET A KICK OUT OF SOMETHING-
MEANING:to enjoy doing something; to get a thrill out of something
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MADE BY:Callie
GET A HANDLE OF SOMETHING-
MEANING:to find way to understand or deal with something: to start to over come a difficult problem or situation
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MADE BY:Callie
GET AWAY WITH MURDER-
MEANING:to do something bad, wrong, or illegal and not get caught or punished

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