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


A Dream Come True »
(a wonderful thing which one had wished for has really happened...)


A Far Off Look »
(an expression that a person has when they are not aware of what is going on around them...)


A Goner »
(one who has lost or will surely lose...)


A Jack Of All Trades »
(one who has many different skills...)


A Lost Cause »
(one will lose; it is impossible for that one to succeed; one has no chance to win; one should expect to lose; it will surely fail...)


A Pretty State Of Affairs »
(a cynical way to say that the situation has gotten bad...)


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


Ahead Of Schedule »
(more has been done than was expected by this time...)


All Over But The Shouting »
(the competition is over; it has been decided...)


An Act Of Faith »
(one does it because one believes in God or has confidence in another person...)


Armed And Dangerous »
(that person has a weapon and could use that weapon...)


Armed To The Teeth »
(has lots of weapons...)


At The Mercy Of Someone »
(that person has power over one; that person will decide what happens to one...)


Biting The Hand That Feeds You »
(hurt the one who has been helping you...)


Breaking New Ground »
(doing what has not been done before...)


Can't Help But Do Something »
(it has to happen; there is no way to not do it...)


Change Someone's Tune »
(that person has changed what they believe and what they are saying...)


Dirty One's Hands »
(one is not innocent any more; one has done something to make one guilty...)


Down For The Count »
(one is not able to continue, like a fighter who has fallen and cannot get up...)


Down On One's Luck »
(one has been having bad luck lately; bad things have been happening...)


Down The Drain »
(it has disappeared and it gone; it is lost...)


Eating Away At You »
(that thing has been bothering one a lot...)


Everything But Kitchen Sink »
(almost everything has been included...)


Facing The Music »
(receiving a punishment for what one has done...)


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


Feel The Pinch »
(one has less money to spend because of hard times...)


Follow In Someone's Footsteps »
(do something that another has done, and try to do it the way they did it...)


Get A Clean Bill Of Health »
(a doctor or specialist says that the body has no problems...)


Get A Dirty Look From Someone »
(the person has an expression which shows they are angry or upset with you...)


Get A Taste Of One's Own Medicine »
(the bad thing one does to others has now happened to oneself...)


Get Butterflies In One's Stomach »
(one has a nervous or excited feeling in the stomach area...)


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


Get The Go Ahead »
(it is okay to begin; one has permission to do what one wanted to do...)


Get The Slip »
(the person one was following has escaped...)


Get Time Off For Good Behavior »
(one's jail time has been shortened because one was good while in jail...)


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


Get What's Coming To One »
(one has acted badly and deserves some kind of punishment...)


Get Wind Of Something »
(learn that something has happened...)


Getting Wise To You »
(become aware that someone has been doing something they were not supposed to do...)


Go From Bad To Worse »
(it was already bad, not it has gotten worse...)


Have A Blowout »
(one has lost the tire of ones car, bike or motorcycle...)


Have A Case Against Someone »
(one has a reason to be upset with that person...)


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


In Debt »
(one owes money; one has borrowed money but not yet paid it back...)


In Session »
(they are meeting right now; the session has begun...)


In Your Prime »
(when one is young and strong and has lot's of opportunity...)


Johnny Come Lately »
(one who has just arrived; a newcomer...)


Jump Bail »
(one has given money to the court to get out of jail temporarily, then one runs away...)


Jump Through A Hoop »
(to get something done, one has to do something else which should be unnecessary...)


Jump Through Hoops »
(to get something done, one has to do other things which should be unnecessary; have to do special things...)


Look Like Something The Cat Dragged In »
(looking terrible as if one has been through a very bad experience...)


Off And Running »
(the race has begun; the contestants have started...)


Off To A Running Start »
(one has a good strong start; one has started and is moving quickly and doing well...)


On One's Person »
(on has it with one; on is holding it on one's body...)


On Order »
(it has been ordered and we are waiting for it...)


On Second Thought »
(after thinking, one has a different idea...)


Out Of Circulation »
(has not been seen in a long time; does not get around to different places...)


Out Of Pocket Expenses »
(one has to pay with one's own money...)


Out Of Practice »
(one has not done that for a while...)


Signed, Sealed, And Delivered »
(the talk has been completed...)


Since Time Immemorial »
(it has always been this way; it has been that way for a long, long time...)


Sixth Sense »
(an intuition; one has a feeling it will happen, without knowing why...)


Spick And Span »
(very clean; it has been cleaned perfectly; there is no dirt...)


Take A New Turn »
(there has been another change in plans but it is different from earlier changes...)


Take A Toll »
(doing it has a cost; one becomes tired or weary or loses something as a result...)


Take A Turn For The Better »
(the situation has recently gotten better...)


Take A Turn For The Worse »
(the situation has recently gotten worse...)


Take A Whack At Someone Or Something »
(attempt to do something that one has not been trained to do...)


Take Inventory »
(look inward to count what one has...)


Take One At One's Word »
(believe that what a person has said is true...)


Take Sick »
(become ill; get sick; one's health has gotten bad...)


Take Someone Up On Something »
(accept an offer that someone has made...)


The Game Is Afoot »
(the chase has begun...)


Time Is Money »
(time is valuable; wasting time has the same result as wasting money...)


Well Off »
(more polite way to say that someone has a lot of money...)


Whole New Ball Game »
(there has been a shift in power and the other side now has an advantage...)


Years Running »
(the same thing has happened for consecutive years) non-stop...)


You Have To Take The Good With The Bad »
(accept that everything has a bad as well as a good side...)




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