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devil beating his wife
When it is raining but the sun is out
added by jaraddavis74
2 hours ago
a silver lining is not made of silver
What appears on the surface is not necessarily true.
added by venkatwarren43
1 day ago
i go batty for you!
(bat-ty) batty mean crazy in this context but bat-ty
added by anonymous
1 day ago
the prince
Son of an emperor
added by anonymous
2 days ago
go suck on a toe
A way of telling someone to go away -- or a way of telling someone 'no'.
added by anonymous
4 days ago
when pigs fly
A way of informing that it will never happen -- never in a million years.
added by anonymous
4 days ago
iron jaw
A very tough person/fighter
added by anonymous
4 days ago
life's a bitch and then you die
your life had been a living hell from the start to your grave.
added by anonymous
5 days ago
"...three philosophical problems that are ineliminable from any version of theism"
the phrase comes from a philosophical book (by Alasdair MacIntyre, professor at Notre Dame University)
added by anonymous
6 days ago
six degrees of separation
people are all connected by, at most, six degrees of separation.
added by anonymous
8 days ago
abstemious in
Eating and drinking
added by anonymous
9 days ago
? in place
New phrase for self isolation
added by anonymous
10 days ago
if you stink you stink
if you are bad at something, then you're bad at it, end of story.
added by anonymous
11 days ago
friendship
people outside of family to trust
added by cewell10
15 days ago
quality over quantity
Having the best or perceived best of something rather than a lot of cheap or less valuable versions.
added by acronimous
19 days ago
his knee was really hurt, but it’s starting to get lined out now.
He had a bad injury to his knee and it’s starting to heel now. The problem is getting “straightened up” now.
added by anonymous
22 days ago
how come
why (the simplest explanation i could give u)
added by zoyzoykoytsoyri
23 days ago
case in point
a good example
added by zoyzoykoytsoyri
23 days ago
gain momentum
pick up speed and strength
added by zoyzoykoytsoyri
23 days ago
embark on a venture
set up/begin/start a business
added by zoyzoykoytsoyri
23 days ago
in search of
looking for
added by zoyzoykoytsoyri
23 days ago
lend a hand
help
added by zoyzoykoytsoyri
23 days ago
embark on a debate
start a conversation
added by anonymous
23 days ago
gain sympathy
make someone feel compassion(sympathy) about you
added by anonymous
23 days ago
embark on a journey
begin a journey
added by anonymous
23 days ago
evoke memories
remember things again. bring to mind. elicit.
added by anonymous
23 days ago
give someone a pat on his back
To compliment
added by anonymous
23 days ago
7 hail-mary’s
Punch line from a joke
added by anonymous
23 days ago
spread your wings and soar beyond the stars
This is freedom from your problems by using your skills you've obtained to be successful in life. Learn from your mistakes and use your skills to your advantage. Always have courage and be fearless.
added by anonymous
25 days ago
yaass
a slang for yes often used with girls
added by anonymous
27 days ago
take shape
assume a distinct form, develop into something definite or tangible.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
shipshape
in good order, trim and neat, properly arranged, all correct
added by anonymous
1 month ago
coca cola zero suar with a hint of vanilla
a way to advertise coca cola zero sugar with a hint of vanilla
added by anonymous
1 month ago
wear a trail
Make a lasting impression
added by d.mazor
1 month ago
counting sheep
Farmers in the medieval ages would count their sheep before leaving them.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
always late and a penny short
Someone who is late with a birthday or anniversary wish
added by anonymous
1 month ago
it is through our observation and analysis of what we observe that we begin to understand how child
It is through our observation and analysis of what we observe that we begin to understand how children make meaning in their world, and we come to know what they know and can do.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
what’s up dog
Hello
added by anonymous
1 month ago
he has become a millstone around my neck
A millstone means a burden
added by anonymous
1 month ago
that's a milestone
50 years married is a milesone in one's life
added by anonymous
1 month ago
don’t tell me i’ll tell you
annoyed by their reminder comment
added by anonymous
1 month ago
wheels up
More of a question than an answer: Does this mean when the plane is directed to depart, when the wheels leave the tarmac, or when the wheels are retracted into the body of the plane?
added by anonymous
1 month ago
thumb-wars
Interlock two fists, lift up one thumb each and try to pin down the other players thumb to win the game.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
way off base
inaccurate
added by ngocduy9a
1 month ago
high-brow
Intellectual
added by ngocduy9a
1 month ago
be looking up
improve, getting better
added by ngocduy9a
1 month ago
be loaded
having a lots of money
added by ngocduy9a
1 month ago
kiss something/someone goodbye
see something ruined or lost
added by ngocduy9a
1 month ago
jam-packed
extremely crowded or full to capacity
added by ngocduy9a
1 month ago
dead creature screecher
Ghost zombie enters your soul to eat your good deeds and bad deeds to enslave your spirit
added by anonymous
1 month ago

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