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caras vemos, corazones no sabemos
Tu ves que una persona te trata bien pero tú no sabes si en realidad te desea bien o mal
added by anonymous
1 day ago
above one's station
Of higher social status than is suitable for one's position, standing or rank.
added by john_4
2 days ago
stringed like a puppet
Make someone do your stuff, and quietly take over you and your decisions.
added by anonymous
6 days ago
a breeze
something that's really easy and simple.
added by anonymous
6 days ago
ooga booga
to be boogafyed
added by anonymous
6 days ago
wide array
a broad/diverse set of items
added by anonymous
8 days ago
unless the wheels available to you aren't made for the vehicle you're trying to drive.
Follow-up to the phrase, "No need to reinvent the wheel." Meant for when one does, in fact, need to reinvent a process to account for accumulated changes that make the old status-quo obsolete.
added by anonymous
9 days ago
brilloso my friend
Brilloso meaning brilliant
added by anonymous
12 days ago
gone nuts
going crazy, basically the same thing as: "Go Bananas" "Gone Wild"
added by anonymous
12 days ago
the holy of holies
The most private room in the house. "This is my husband's holy of holies where he can work without being disturbed." The Holy of Holies was the name given to the innermost apartment of the Jewish Temple, where the Ark of the Covenant was kept. Only the high priest could enter this room on the Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur).
added by Robert_Haigh
13 days ago
a pyrrhic victory
An apparent victory, but one which is no victory at all, due to the great cost incurred. The phrase comes from the victory won by King Pyrrhus at Asculum in 279BC which cost him many of his best men. After the battle Pyrrhus remarked: "One more such victory and we are finished."
added by Robert_Haigh
13 days ago
good jeux jeux
Good luck or good things seem to be happening. Or an item or gift may be good jeux jeux
added by anonymous
16 days ago
don’t buy your cart before your horse
Don’t get something before you get your main thing
added by anonymous
16 days ago
leave you into the dirt
Someone pushes you away, and forgets you.
added by anonymous
18 days ago
like giving away ice in the winter!
I was "googlingi" this phrase that I heard on TV today (9/4/2020) because I've never heard it before! I believe it has a similar meaning as: "Like selling ice to Eskimos"
added by anonymous
19 days ago
the lady with rocky determination and her own choices best suited to human beings
The Gibraltar is rock formation of very hard lime stone. One can break it but with lot of pursuing.
added by anonymous
19 days ago
like buzzards on a gut wagon
To get right on something. To do something promptly.
added by anonymous
23 days ago
bullet point
Main thing that is supported by other stuff.
added by anonymous
24 days ago
heavy handed
Come down hard on something or someone.
added by anonymous
24 days ago
locked in love
Someone is obsessed with you that they ruin your life.
added by anonymous
24 days ago
run like the wind
Running really fast.
added by anonymous
24 days ago
sophie's choice
From a movie. Choosing between two unthinkable options. Sophie had to select which child lived/died.
added by anonymous
25 days ago
swift retreat
To back off quickly/A place you can go to quickly to recover or escape from stress.
added by anonymous
25 days ago
i'd rather shit in my hands, then clap!
When you really don't want to do something, you'd rather shit in your hands, then clap the poo, than performing a given task!
added by anonymous
27 days ago
grinning from ear to ear
smiling
added by anonymous
27 days ago
have someone’s back
to always be ready to support, protect or help someone
added by KRISHCLASS707
27 days ago
from the soul of piris to the borderless souls of man.
Saw it on a jacket.
added by anonymous
28 days ago
sloppy joe
A sloppy joe is a sandwich consisting of ground beef or pork, onions, tomato sauce or ketchup.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
not up to scratch
Not up to one’s expectations
added by anonymous
1 month ago
poser un lapin
Faire attendre quelqu'un en n'allant pas au rendez-vous fixé.
added by davidb
1 month ago
black ball
Stall, close ranks, make it impossible to make a break through
added by ntiyisos
1 month ago
heart pounding widly like a forest fire
His heart was beating very fast like a wildfire spreading
added by nnooobbbbggg
1 month ago
butter cup
A term of affection Or endearment for someone you like Buttercups are a large genus of flowering plants called Ranunculus. It has yellow, shiny petals, and grows wild in many places. It is poisonous to eat for humans and cattle, but when dry the poison is not active.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
אַ מענטש לעבט נישט אײביק,דאָס טיפּשות יאָ
A man doesn't live forever, stupidity yes
added by davidb
1 month ago
אַ קלאַפ פֿאַרגייט, אַ וואָרט באַשטייט
A blow passes, a word remains
added by davidb
1 month ago
one saving grace is...
The one thing that makes it different
added by anonymous
1 month ago
sibling rivalry
when brothers and/or sisters compete with each other, for affections of their parents or the feeling of superiority
added by anonymous
1 month ago
heart bursting with pride
Feeling very proud for someone or something.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
he has carno now.
He has been exposed to the caronda 19 virus.
added by sheetspaco35
1 month ago
so now!
This seems to be an early equivalent of "So there!"
added by kenorme1
1 month ago
real persimmons
THIS SEEMS TO BE THE EQUIVALENT OF "The real McCoy."
added by anonymous
1 month ago
ponte las pilas
start working
added by anonymous
1 month ago
catch a break!
To receive or get lucky opportunity
added by anonymous
1 month ago
nothing to lose but their h's
Descriptive of people in England whose speech is proper or upper-class, but who are poor.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
hell of a ride
Duh
added by magemarine
1 month ago
that’s a loaded question
Asked My partner if he wasn’t sexually attracted to me anymore since it’s been 3 months after getting back together after a breakup initially by him and no sexual experience in a total of 6 months.
added by anonymous
1 month ago
bat on a sticky wicket
To take action in unfavourable conditions.
added by Robert_Haigh
1 month ago
a bird of ill-omen
Someone who is always delivering bad news, or bringing bad luck.
added by Robert_Haigh
1 month ago
love is love
any couple is valid regardless of their sexuality or gender
added by ryan_1
1 month ago
beyond any shadow of a doubt
absolute, no alternatives.
added by anonymous
1 month ago

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