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Breaking Even »
(getting back the same amount of money that you spend...)


Even Steven »
(children's saying which means both have the same amount...)


Get Even With Someone »
(get revenge; they did something bad to you, so you do something bad to them...)


Getting Even »
(getting revenge...)


A Foregone Conclusion »
(one knew that it would happened even before it happened...)


Absence Makes The Heart Grow Fonder »
(the time spent apart makes you care for a person even more...)


Add Fuel To The Fire »
(do something which makes a bad situation even worse...)


Add Insult To Injury »
(a person has been hurt, then something is said which makes that person feel even worse...)


Against Someone's Will »
(it was done even though that person did not want it to be done...)


And Then Some »
(even more than was just said; it was that, and more of it...)


As An Aside »
(I will say this even though it is not the main topic...)


Be That As It May »
(even if that is true...)


Can't Hold A Candle To Someone »
(not even close to the other in ability...)


Cutting Your Losses »
(quitting when you are losing, so that you won't lose even more...)


Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining »
(even bad things can have a good result...)


Every Last One »
(all of them must be included; not even one of them can be forgotten...)


For Whatever It's Worth »
(I am saying this even though you might not understand my meaning...)


Generous To A Fault »
(very generous; gives too much to others; one is even too willing to share...)


Go Through The Motions »
(do it even though one is not excited to do it...)


In Defiance Of Someone Or Something »
(doing it against that one; doing it even though that one said "don't do it"....)


Out Of The Frying Pan (And Into The Fire) »
(to get out of a bad situation and end up in one that is even worse...)


Saving Grace »
(a good thing happened, even though bad things also happened...)


Shell Something Out »
(give the thing even though one does not want to give it...)


Take A Bath »
(lose a lot when some even occurred...)


Take A Risk »
(be willing to do it even though there is a chance of loss...)


Will Not Hear Of Something »
(The answer is 'No' and one will not even consider the possibility of 'Yes'...)


You Are Caving In »
(doing what others want even though you don't want to...)




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