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All Worked Up About Something »
(one let oneself be very bothered by that thing...)


An About Face »
(turn around and face the opposite direction...)


Cast About For Someone Or Something »
(try to find away to learn or get something...)


Do An About Face »
(turn around to face the opposite direction; change one's position completely...)


Get A Thing About Someone Or Something »
(become interested in that person for some reason...)


Go Into One's Song And Dance About Something »
(talk about something in a way to try to convince someone...)


Have A Clean Conscience About Someone Or Something »
(one does not feel guilty about it...)


Have A Clear Conscience About Someone Or Something »
(one does not feel guilty about it...)


Have A Clue About Something »
(have some knowledge about it...)


No Buts About It »
(it will be this way; this is how it will be...)


No Ifs, Ands, Or Buts About It »
(it must happen this way; nothing else is acceptable...)


No Two Ways About It »
(it will definitely be that one way...)


Order Someone About »
(tell that person to do things; act like a person's boss...)


Round About »
(a way that is not the most direct...)


Worked Up About Something »
(get excited and upset...)


A Little Hard Work Never Hurt Anyone »
(it is good to work hard sometimes; one should not complain about working hard because it is a good thing...)


A Little Knowledge Is A Dangerous Thing »
(people who have only a little knowledge about something often make big mistakes because they think they know more than they actually know...)


A Matter Of Opinion »
(peoples beliefs about this differ...)


Actions Speak Louder Than Words »
(to do the thing is more difficult and important than to just talk about it; doing things is much more difficult and important than just talking about things...)


Air One's Dirty Linen In Public »
(talk about private matters in front of other people...)


Air One's Grievances »
(complain; let people know what you are unhappy about...)


Airing Your Dirty Linen In Public »
(talking publicly about private problems; sharing information about one's personal life...)


All The Rage »
(it is very popular right now; everyone is talking about it...)


Back East »
(said by a person from the East when talking about the East...)


Bad Mouthing You »
(talking badly about you...)


Bear A Grudge Against Someone »
(continue to be angry about it; not willing to forgive...)


Beat A Dead Horse »
(still talking about a thing which is already finished...)


Behind Your Back »
(it happened without one knowing about it; they kept it a secret...)


Belaboring The Point »
(continue talking about it...)


Beside The Point »
(different from what one is talking about...)


Blowing The Whistle »
(telling the authorities about some illegal action that is happening...)


Blowing Your Own Trumpet »
(saying good things about yourself...)


Cause Some Tongues To Wag »
(do something that gives people reason to talk about you...)


Change The Subject »
(talk about something different...)


Check Into Something »
(study up and learn about something...)


Clearing The Air »
(talking about the thing people are thinking about...)


Coming To Terms With It »
(learning to accept it and beginning to feel okay about it...)


Cooking The Books »
(changing the accounting numbers to lie about income...)


Crying Over Spilled Milk »
(complaining about some past loss...)


Dark Horse »
(a person who surprises you with skills that you did not know about...)


Dirty Old Man »
(an old man who thinks and jokes a lot about sex...)


Do So »
(do the thing that was just talked about...)


Easier Said Than Done »
(talking about it is easier than doing it; to do the thing takes a lot of work; it is easier to talk about it than to actually do it...)


Expense Is No Object »
(do not worry about the cost; I can pay a lot of money for it...)


Extending Our Sympathy »
(telling you that we feel sad about what happened...)


Fed Up To Here With It »
(tired of and angry about it...)


Feel Something In One's Bones »
(one has a knowledge about something, and feels that knowledge as a deep sensation in one's body...)


Fill Someone In On Someone Or Something »
(tell one about it, let one know that it happened...)


Fish For A Compliment »
(try to get another person to say something good about you...)


Food For Thought »
(something which is interesting to think about...)


For Starters »
(the first thing i will say about this is...)


Form An Opinion »
(decide what one thinks about something...)


Full Of Oneself »
(overconfident; caring only about oneself...)


Get A Load Off One's Mind »
(not worry about that thing any more...)


Get Ahead Of Oneself »
(thinking about future things instead of what you are doing now...)


Get At The Heart Of The Matter »
(do or talk about the thing that is most important...)


Get Back To Someone »
(communicate with someone at a later time about a question they have...)


Get Down To Brass Tacks »
(talk about serious, business-like things...)


Get Down To Business »
(talk about a formal or official matter; doing the most important thing...)


Get Down To The Facts »
(talk about what really happened; stop wasting time talking about opinions...)


Get Down To The Nitty Gritty »
(work on the small details of the project; think and talk about the many small details...)


Get Off It »
(stop talking about that one thing...)


Get The Facts Straight »
(one is clear about what has happened; one knows the information...)


Get To The Bottom Of Something »
(find out the truth about what has happened...)


Get To The Point »
(talk about the important thing; say what you intended to say...)


Get Worked Up Over Something »
(get angry or upset about what happened...)


Go Into Something »
(talk about it more; explain it...)


Hash Something Over »
(talk and think about it together to understand it better)s...)


Have A Bee In One's Bonnet »
(angry and upset about something...)


Have A Big Mouth »
(that person talks a lot about other people...)


Have A Change Of Heart »
(one's feelings about doing something have changed...)


Have A Chip On One's Shoulder »
(one is upset about something that happened in the past...)


I'm Game »
(interested; willing to try; excited about doing it...)


In All Good Conscience »
(able to feel good about what one has done...)


In The Dark »
(you did not know about it...)


Joking Aside »
(I am going to talk seriously now; we have been making jokes about something, but I want to speak seriously now...)


Mull Something Over »
(think about it; consider it carefully...)


No News Is Good News »
(if something bad happened, we would probably hear about it...)


Nose Out Of Joint »
(upset about what happened...)


Off The Subject »
(not connected to what people are talking about...)


On Your Mind »
(the thing you are thinking about...)


Open Secret »
(people know it, but they don't talk about it; people pretend they don't know it...)


Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind »
(one does not think about what one does not see...)


She Spoke Highly Of You »
(that person said good things about you...)


Start Over With A Clean Slate »
(forget about the past and begin again...)


Take It Easy On Someone Or Something »
(not be strict about; not punish or harass that person...)


Take Offense At Someone Or Something »
(feel insulted about it...)


Talk Is Cheap »
(it is easy to talk about doing things but it takes hard work to really do things...)


Talk Shop »
(talk about work with someone else who knows that work...)


The Be All And The End All »
(the only thing that one cares about; the only thing that one cares about...)


Think Something Out »
(think about it in detail...)


Tooting Your Own Horn »
(making noise about your strong points...)


What's Up? »
(Casual greeting like 'hello', asking the other person about what they have been doing lately...)


What's With Someone? »
(That person is bothered about something...)




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