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A Babe In The Woods »
(young; innocent; not experienced; vulnerable...)


A Big Fish In A Small Pond »
(one who succeeds in a small area where there is little competition...)


A Big Frog In A Small Pond »
(one who succeeds in a small area where there is little competition...)


A Bird In The Hand Is Worth Two In The Bush »
(don't risk losing what you have by trying to get more; it is better to value what you have than to try to get more...)


A Blessing In Disguise »
(it seemed like a bad thing at first, but the result was surprisingly good; it appeared to be a bad thing but turned out to be a good thing...)


A Bull In A China Shop »
(a clumsy person in a place where they can break something easily...)


A Case In Point »
(an example which makes clear what you are trying to communicate...)


A Crick In One's Back »
(a soreness or pain felt in the person's back...)


A Crick In One's Neck »
(a soreness or pain felt in the person's neck...)


A Diamond In The Rough »
(a wonderful thing whose value is not seen easily at first look...)


A Drop In The Bucket »
(it does not matter; it is a small amount; it seems like a very small amount...)


A Drop In The Ocean »
(it seems like a very small amount...)


A Feather In One's Cap »
(what happened makes one feel proud and look good to others...)


A Flash In The Pan »
(an early success which later becomes a failure...)


A Friend In Need Is A Friend Indeed »
(people who need things are often polite and act like friends; people who need help from us will act friendly towards us...)


A Hole In One »
(one is successful on the first try at something very difficult...)


A Kink In My Neck »
(a soreness or stiffness in the neck...)


A Pain In The Neck »
(this person causes problems; one who makes life difficult...)


A Shot In The Arm »
(something which gives you confidence and strength; it gives you strength and encourages you...)


A Shot In The Dark »
(a guess at something when one does not know the answer...)


A Skeleton In The Closet »
(things from ones past that are shameful or embarrassing...)


A Slap In The Face »
(an intentional insult...)


A Snake In The Grass »
(a sneaky person that wants to trick or steal from; deceitful...)


A Square Peg In A Round Hole »
(it was put in a place where it does not fit...)


A Thorn In Someone's Side »
(it nags at you; it wastes your time an effort; it regularly gives you pain...)


A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing »
(dangerous and threatening while pretending to be safe and harmless...)


Ace In The Hole »
(with this, one is expected to win...)


Advanced In Years »
(getting old...)


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


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


All In A Day's Work »
(this is a natural part of ones job; what was done is not unusual for this type of work...)


All In Good Time »
(no need to rush; it will happen at the right time...)


All In One Piece »
(unhurt; without injury; undamaged; alive...)


All In The Family »
(only for members of our family...)


All In The Same Boat »
(facing the same challenges and needing to work together...)


Along In Years »
(getting old; reaching old age...)


Any Port In A Storm »
(a person will stop anywhere or ask anyone when help is needed...)


Arm In Arm »
(peoples arms are hooked together...)


Back In Circulation »
(one is seen again after being gone for a long time...)


Bathed in Light »
(glowing from the light...)


Be Swimming In Something »
(have a lot of it...)


Bear In Mind »
(remember; don't forget; keep it in mind...)


Bear Someone Or Something In Mind »
(remember it; keep it in mind...)


Break In »
(enter by force...)


Build Castles In The Air »
(tell unreal stories and make plans based on fantasy...)


Cast In The Same Mold »
(built similarly to the other...)


Cast One's Lot In With Someone »
(join that person and have the same result that they have...)


Caught In The Act »
(caught while doing the wrong thing...)


Caught In The Middle »
(not able to go the one way or the other way...)


Check In On Someone Or Something »
(visit one to see that they are okay...)


Chink In One's Armor »
(one who is very strong appears to have a small weakness...)


Coming In Handy »
(it was convenient to have that thing...)


Dart In And Out »
(to appear, then leave repeatedly...)


Do Not Have A Care In The World »
(carefree; without problems; acting like nothing bothers one...)


Don't Put All Your Eggs In One Basket »
(don't risk everything all at once...)


Down In The Dumps »
(upset, bothered, sad; feeling sad, low, depressed...)


Every Once In A While »
(it does not happen often, but it happens sometimes...)


Fall In »
(join the group of people standing in an organized way...)


Fall In With »
(join a bad group...)


Falling Head Over Heals In Love With You »
(feel strong love for one in a way that is overwhelming...)


Falling In Love With You »
(beginning to have feelings of love for you...)


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


Figure In Something »
(it is included in your preparations; it was expected...)


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


Find It In One's Heart To Do Something »
(it would be very kind if you would please do this thing...)


First Thing In The Morning »
(the first thing done on a new day...)


Fit In Someone »
(find a time or a place for that one...)


Fixed In Your Ways »
(not wanting to change how you do things...)


Flash In The Pan »
(a sudden success that disappears quickly...)


Fly In The Face Of Someone Or Something »
(goes against what is known...)


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


Following In His Footsteps »
(doing the same thing that the other did...)


Fools Rush In Where Angels Fear To Tread »
(one should consider one' actions before acting...)


Get A Frog In One's Throat »
(one feels unable to speak; one feels like something is blocking one's throat...)


Get A Lump In One's Throat »
(feel unable to speak, often because of strong emotion...)


Get A Word In Edgeways »
(one wants to speak but the other one will not stop talking...)


Get A Word In Edgewise »
(one wants to speak but the other one will not stop talking...)


Get Along In Years »
(getting older; becoming an older person...)


Get An In With Someone »
(have an opportunity to meet...)


Get Ants In One's Pants »
(the feeling that one needs to move one's legs...)


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


Get In On Something »
(join in on what the others are doing...)


Get In On The Ground Floor »
(join a project at the very beginning; invest early...)


Get In Someone's Hair »
(bother that person by being too close or involved with them...)


Get In Touch With Someone »
(communicate with that person from a distance...)


Get One's Foot In The Door »
(get an opportunity or introduction with that person or place...)


Get Stars In One's Eyes »
(one is amazed to see a famous person...)


Go In One Ear And Out The Other »
(the person did not hear what was said; one is acting as if one did not hear...)


Got A Bee In Her Bonnet »
(informal: very upset; angry; disturbed...)


Hang In There »
(keep working hard; don't quit...)


Hat In Hand »
(asking for help; begging...)


Haul Someone In »
(pull it in the way one pulls fish into a fishing boat...)


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


Have A Frog In One's Throat »
(one wants to speak but at that moment feels unable to speak...)


Have A Hand In Something »
(participate; take part...)


Implicate Someone In Something »
(say that person is involved in what happened...)


In A Bad Mood »
(unhappy; one is not happy...)


In A Bad Way »
(not looking good; not strong nor healthy...)


In A Bind »
(stuck; trapped; unable to get free...)


In A Constant State Of Flux »
(it keeps changing...)


In A Dead Heat »
(tied so far; we are not sure which one will win...)


In A Fix »
(trapped; in a difficult situation...)


In A Flash »
(very quickly; almost immediately...)


In A Fog »
(unclear; not sure; confused...)


In A Huff »
(quickly and angrily; angry and without patience...)


In A Little Bit »
(soon...)


In A Nutshell »
(a quick description; explained very simply...)


In A Pinch »
(when you are stuck and need help; when you are in need...)


In A Quandary »
(in a difficult or confusing situation...)


In A Rut »
(stuck doing the same thing...)


In A Split Second »
(it happened extremely quickly...)


In A Stupor »
(having trouble standing up and staying awake...)


In A Vicious Circle »
(the same bad thing keeps happening...)


In A Word »
(here is one word to answer your question; if answering with just one word, this is what I would say...)


In A World Of One's Own »
(that person is not connected to others; not relating to the people nearby...)


In Agreement »
(They agree; those things fit well together...)


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


In All Probability »
(probably; it will probably happen; it is likely; i think so...)


In Any Case »
(either way; if either result happens...)


In Awe Of Him »
(that thing amazes you; one finds it awesome; one feels totally alive and awake watching that...)


In Bad Faith »
(not fair; dishonest; deceitful; cheating...)


In Black And White »
(very clearly...)


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


In Deep Water »
(in trouble; having big problems that are difficult to solve...)


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


In Denial »
(pretending it did not happen; one says that the truth is untrue...)


In Detail »
(including all of the small details...)


In Disguise »
(pretending to be someone else; trying to look like another...)


In Drag »
(a man dressed in a woman's clothing, trying to look like a woman...)


In Due Time »
(it will happen eventually; there is no need to rush it or hurry...)


In Earnest »
(honestly; truthfully; being real; not fake...)


In Effect »
(the same as; with the result that...)


In One's Element »
(one is very comfortable in that situation...)


In Other Words »
(here is another way of saying it; i will try to explain it again...)


In Over Your Head »
(the situation is too difficult for you...)


In Retrospect »
(looking back on what happened...)


In Season »
(the time of the year for that thing...)


In Secret »
(done secretly; without letting other people know...)


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


In Shape »
(strong; fit; in good condition...)


In Short »
(I will now give a short explanation of what I am trying to say...)


In Short Order »
(quickly; soon; without delay...)


In Short Supply »
(there is very little of it; we have almost no more...)


In Sight »
(it can be seen; we can see it...)


In Single File »
(standing in line; waiting one person after another person...)


In So Many Words »
(that is what the person said; the person said that...)


In Storage »
(put away to be used at a future time; it is packed up and stored...)


In Style »
(popular; looking good; what people want to be doing...)


In Surgery »
(the person is in the room where the doctor is operating on a patient...)


In The Act »
(doing that thing at that time...)


In The Affirmative »
(yes...)


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


In The Heat Of The Moment »
(overwhelmed bythe experience of that moment...)


In The Market For That »
(looking to buy that thing...)


In The Meantime »
(until it happens; while you are waiting; the time before thing...)


In The Middle Of Nowhere »
(a place that is far from anything important to you...)


In The Money »
(have a lot of money; become rich...)


In The Near Future »
(very soon; it will happen soon; the time for it will be soon...)


In The Nude »
(not wearing any clothes...)


In The Open »
(not hidden; it can be seen...)


In The Public Eye »
(where everyone can see you; people you don't know may be watching...)


In The Short Run »
(soon; for now; for a short period of time...)


In The Spotlight »
(visible; where others can see one; others are watching...)


In The Wrong »
(the incorrect one; wrong; mistaken; the one who did the wrong thing...)


In Your Hair »
(so close that it bothers you...)


In Your Mind's Eye »
(in your imagination; you see an image of it in your mind...)


In Your Opinion »
(it is one's personal belief...)


In Your Own Best Interests »
(because it helps you...)


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


In Your Right Mind »
(thinking and acting the way you usually do...)


In Your Spare Time »
(when you are not busy...)


Keep A Civilized Tongue In Your Head »
(talk politely; not use rude words...)


Like Ships That Pass In The Night »
(a casual and coincidental meeting...)


Like Two Peas In A Pod »
(they fit together very well; they are comfortable with each other; two people who are similar and fit well together...)


Live In An Ivory Tower »
(not understand how most people live their lives...)


Look In On Someone Or Something »
(check to see if that person is okay...)


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


Look Someone In The Eye »
(be direct with that person; do not hide; do not turn away when that person looks at you...)


Look Someone In The Face »
(face the danger; do not hide; do not run away; accept the problem...)


Looking A Gift Horse In The Mouth »
(questioning the value of something you have received for free...)


Nail In Someone's Or Something's Coffin »
(it will kill them; this guarantees they are finished...)


Nip Something In The Bud »
(stop it just when it is beginning...)


On In Years »
(older...)


Out In Force »
(there were many of them...)


People Who Live In Glass Houses Should Not Throw Stones »
(don't criticize other people when you yourself have faults and weaknesses...)


Pie In The Sky »
(a big idea which is impossible to make real...)


Put Your Foot In Your Mouth »
(say something embarrassing...)


Rome Was Not Built In One Day »
(all great works take time to finish...)


Rome Wasn't Built In A Day »
(a great work takes time to do...)


Rub Salt In An Old Wound »
(to intentionally bring back the pain of an past experience...)


Safety In Numbers »
(it is more dangerous to be alone...)


Say Something In A Roundabout Way »
(speak indirectly; try to communicate one thing by saying something else...)


Set In One's Ways »
(not wanting to change...)


Sick In Bed »
(the person is sick so is resting in bed...)


Sit In For Someone »
(take the place of that person...)


Sit In On Something »
(attend as a person watching the event...)


Skeletons In The Closet »
(secrets from your past which you try not to show to other people...)


Sleep In »
(sleep until late in the morning; not wake early...)


Slow As Molasses In January »
(very slow moving; moving very slowly...)


Stare Someone In The Face »
(look directly at that thing; see it clearly...)


Take A Course In Something »
(study that thing in school...)


Take An Interest In Something »
(start to become interested in it...)


Take No Stock In Something »
(not believe in it nor see its value...)


Take Part In Something »
(join in it; participate...)


Take Pride In Something »
(be proud of that thing; one likes this quality in oneself...)


Take Someone In »
(welcome that person and offer them assistance...)


The Ball Is In Your Court »
(it is your turn to do something...)


The Devil Is In The Details »
(the difficult part is in the many small details...)


Throw In The Towel »
(quit the match; give up in a game; one does not have the strength to continue...)


Throw One's Hands Up In Despair »
(give up; decide that one cannot win...)


Waiting In The Wings »
(one is waiting close-by and ready to participate...)


Well Up In Years »
(more polite way to say that someone is old...)


When In Rome, Do As The Romans Do »
(it is best to do as the people do who are from that place; when visiting a foreign place it is best to do things the way those people do...)


With Hat In Hand »
(the person came begging for help...)


Work Someone Or Something In »
(Find the time to include it...)


Worth Its Weight In Gold »
(It is very valuable...)


Wrapped Up In Someone Or Something »
(All of one's attention is on it...)


Year In, Year Out »
(It happens repeatedly for many years...)


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


You're In The Mood For It »
(you feel like having it; you want it...)


You're In The Mood To Do It »
(feel like doing that; want to do it...)


Zero In On Something »
(aim at as if through a target...)


Zoom In On Someone Or Something »
(focus on; look at more closely as if through a camera...)


A Chip On Your Shoulder »
(angry because of what happened in the past...)


A Dead Duck »
(in trouble; likely to lose, fail, or be killed...)


A Far Away Look »
(a look in ones eyes when one is not focused on the present moment; the way a person looks when they are thinking of other times or places...)


A Few Cards Short Of A Deck »
(something is lacking in that person; the person is being described as crazy or stupid...)


A Few Cards Shy Of A Full Deck »
(something is lacking in that person; the person is being described as crazy or stupid...)


A Harbinger Of Things To Come »
(it shows us what will happen in the future...)


A Mixed Bag »
(there are lots of different things in it...)


A Nine To Five Job »
(a job with regular hours from nine in the morning to five in the evening...)


A Past Master At Something »
(one who was great in past times...)


A Portent Of Things To Come »
(a demonstration of what will happen in the future...)


A Ripple Of Excitement »
(a feeling of excitement moving in one or from one person to another...)


A Sign Of Things To Come »
(the thing that happened will happen more often in the future...)


A Taste Of Your Own Medicine »
(a lesson where other people treat you the same way you treat them in order to teach you that you are acting badly...)


A Travesty Of Justice »
(what happened was terribly unfair; it is so unfair that we must doubt in our system...)


A Vote Of Confidence »
(an action to let one know that we are confident in one's skills...)


A Wild Goose Chase »
(one is running around looking in many places but will not find the thing...)


Address Him As Your »
(speak to someone in the manner that is expected...)


Against The Clock »
(in a hurry; needing to be done before a certain time...)


All Set »
(ready; prepared; in position...)


All Shot To Hell »
(broken; damaged; in bad condition...)


All Wet »
(one's body is completely covered in water...)


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


Answer The Door »
(go to the door and ask who is there or let them in...)


Apples And Oranges »
(the two things are totally different; they cannot be counted in the same way...)


At Loggerheads With Someone »
(having a disagreement with that person; stuck in disagreement...)


At Sea »
(in a boat on the open ocean...)


At The Crack Of Dawn »
(the moment in the morning when one first sees sunlight...)


Back And Forth »
(moving in one direction then turning and moving in the opposite direction...)


Barking Up The Wrong Tree »
(look for it in the wrong place...)


Be Off On The Wrong Foot »
(got a bad start; started in a bad way...)


Behind Closed Doors »
(in a place where no one could see it happen...)


Between A Rock And A Hard Place »
(stuck in a difficult situation...)


Break A Leg »
(good luck in your performance...)


Bringing Up The Rear »
(the last one; in last place...)


Burning Your Bridges Behind You »
(treating people badly so they won't want to help you in the future...)


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


Carry Something Off »
(succeed in done something difficult...)


Carry Something Over »
(continue something which was started in another place...)


Cast The First Stone »
(be the first to attack in a fight...)


Catch Hell »
(get in trouble for it; get yelled at...)


Climbing On The Bandwagon »
(joining in what the others are doing...)


Dead Ahead »
(directly in front of you in the direction you are facing...)


Dead Heat »
(a winner cannot be determined in this particular contest...)


Do Justice To Something »
(communicate something in a way that really shows how good it is...)


Do One's Bit »
(one participates in the project and does what was expected...)


Do One's Part »
(participate in order to help the team succeed...)


Doing All Right For Yourself »
(making money and succeeding at your work and in your life...)


Don't Put The Cart Before The Horse »
(certain things will fail if they are not done in the correct order...)


Earn One's Keep »
(work to pay to for membership, i.e. in a home or at a job...)


Every Nook And Cranny »
(in every little place where the thing could be...)


Expressing Your Anger »
(communicate in a way that allows the other to see that one is angry...)


Fair Weather Friend »
(a friend you can only trust in good times...)


Falling For You »
(falling in love; having strong feelings of love...)


Falling Head Over Heels »
(feel strong love in a way that is overwhelming...)


Fast And Furious »
(in a manner of quick motion and wild activity...)


Feeling Like Doing It »
(wanting to do it; interested in doing it; eager to do it...)


Fill Someone's Shoes »
(do as well as that other person did in that responsibility...)


Find Fault With Someone Or Something »
(one discovers something wrong in what the other...)


Find One's Feet »
(begin to feel comfortable in a new job...)


Finding Your Feet »
(feeling more comfortable in what you are doing...)


First Come, First Served »
(people will be helped in the order that they arrive; the first one to arrive will be served first, etc....)


Flip One's Lid »
(become very upset and explode in anger; become crazy...)


Flip One's Wig »
(become very upset and explode in anger; become crazy...)


Follow The Crowd »
(walk in the same direction as the group; do what the others do...)


For Better Or For Worse »
(said when two people marry, their commitment to stay together in good times and bad times...)


From The Heart »
(said or done in an honest and caring way...)


Gas Up »
(put gasoline in the car; get fuel for a trip; slang: eat a lot of food...)


Get A Grasp Of Something »
(hold something in one's hand; begin to understand that thing more clearly...)


Get A Rise Out Of Someone »
(succeed in bothering that person...)


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


Get Around »
(move from one place to another place; spend time with lots of different people in different places...)


Get Gray Hairs »
(one's hair become white in color from old age or stress...)


Get Into A Mess »
(be stuck in a situation that is difficult to manage...)


Get Into Hot Water »
(get in trouble; another is angry at one...)


Get Into The Act »
(join in on what the others are doing...)


Get Into The Swing Of Things »
(feel comfortable participating in what is going on...)


Get Married »
(marry someone; commit to stay together in love with one other person...)


Get Something Out Of One's System »
(do something that you feel the need to do; say something in order to feel better...)


Get The Final Word »
(say the last thing said in an argument...)


Get The Floor »
(have the opportunity to speak in front of the group...)


Get The Last Word »
(one is the last person to speak in an argument...)


Get The Shock Of One's Life »
(one was surprised in the most extreme possible way...)


Get The Upper Hand On Someone »
(be in a position of strength over that person...)


Get The Word »
(start believing in the God and bible of Christianity...)


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


Go Haywire »
(act crazy; act in a chaotic way...)


Go Into Detail »
(explain the thing in more detail...)


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


Hammer It Home »
(say it repeatedly in different ways so it is clear...)


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


Have A Conniption Fit »
(get very upset and angry in a childish way...)


Head Over Heels »
(totally and uncontrollably in love...)


Icing On The Cake »
(a second great thing happens in addition to the first...)


Immediate Occupancy »
(it is possible to move in and live there right now...)


Incumbent Upon Someone To Do Something »
(one thing must happen in order for the other thing to happen...)


It's A Small World »
(you see the same people in different places...)


Jack It Up »
(lift it up in the air; use a lever to raise that thing...)


Johnny On The Spot »
(one arrives just in time; without delay; on time but not early...)


Jump On The Bandwagon »
(join everyone else in what they are doing...)


Jump The Gun »
(start before it is time to begin; cheat in a race by starting early...)


Look High And Low For Someone Or Something »
(try to find it in many places...)


Making A Mistake »
(doing some thing in the wrong way; making an error...)


Of The Old School »
(done in old way; done the way people used to do it...)


Off The Beaten Track »
(not in the usual, ordinary way; differently...)


On Active Duty »
(in the military or diplomatic service right now; not on vacation...)


On Deck »
(the person who is waiting to go next; in baseball: the one who will bat next...)


On The Same Page »
(different people are looking at an issue in the same way, as when reading from the same page...)


Out Cold »
(asleep; in deep sleep; not easy to wake...)


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


Out Of Line »
(not standing in line; not correct; not doing the right thing...)


Out Of Order »
(not doing things in the right way...)


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...)


Out Of Your Element »
(in an uncomfortable situation...)


Save Something For A Rainy Day »
(don't act on it now; it will be useful in the future...)


Share Someone's Pain »
(feel care and understanding for another person who is in pain...)


Show Someone Up »
(do better than that person in a place where others can see...)


Single File »
(a line with each person following the person in front of him...)


Sitting Pretty »
(in a situation that others will envy...)


Slip Up »
(make a mistake; err in a way that causes one to fall...)


Someone's Goose Is Cooked »
(that person is in trouble...)


Split One's Sides With Laughter »
(laughing so hard one feels a pain in the gut...)


Spread Oneself Too Thin »
(spend too much time in too many different places; not focus enough on one thing...)


Stick em Up »
(put your hands up in the air, I am going to take your money...)


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


Take Charge Of Someone Or Something »
(become the leader or responsible one in that situation...)


Take Exception To Something »
(disagree with it; not in happy agreement with something...)


Take Off After Someone Or Something »
(leave in a hurry to catch them...)


There's No Accounting For Taste »
(The differences in peoples tastes are not easily understood...)


They Don't Make Them Like They Used To »
(Products are not built as well today as they were in the past...)


Think Highly Of Someone Or Something »
(you think there is a lot of good in that person...)


Think Inside The Box »
(thinking in old, outdated ways; not original...)


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


Think The World Of Someone Or Something »
(think that one is one of the most important in the world...)


Thinking Inside The Box »
(thinking in familiar old ways...)


Thinking Outside The Box »
(thinking in creative new ways...)


Thumb A Ride »
(hitchhike; ask strangers for a car ride; put one's thumb in the air to ask others to drive one somewhere...)


Thunder »
(the sound that comes from big clouds in the sky, often after flash of lightning or during rain...)


Tie The Knot »
(get married; two people promise they will stay together in marriage...)


Time Will Tell »
(after some time passes, we will know; we will find out in the future...)


What Goes Around, Comes Around »
(There is a natural fairness in life; if we do good or bad, that same thing is done to us...)


Where Was I? »
(I have forgotten where I was in this story I was telling you...)


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


With One's Tail Between One's Legs »
(Leaving in shame and disgrace...)


Words To That Effect »
(That captures the idea of what was said in different words...)


Wreak Havoc With Something »
(Act in a way that destroys things or makes things difficult...)


Wreak Vengeance Upon Someone Or »
(Get revenge in a destructive way...)


Wreak Vengeance Upon Someone Or Something »
(Get revenge in a destructive way...)


Write Something Out »
(To write on paper in more detail...)




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