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gone like hotcakes
Went very quickly.
added by anonymous
3 hours ago
stupid dumb
being a stupid person and a dumb person
added by anonymous
1 day ago
黑人問號
疑惑、令人摸不著頭緒的黑人問號表情,這個詞語也常被單獨的拿來用來表示疑惑、不能理解。最貼近此用語的英文表達是: What the hell?
added by carrieliu1993
6 days ago
selective outrage
When one's prejudiced or biased demeanours come to light to show their disgrace towards a particular group she another group has done the same thing.
added by anonymous
6 days ago
bucket of militancy
Full of aggression
added by takkritika1
7 days ago
shit on a shingle
white gravy with sauage on toast
added by anonymous
8 days ago
a cauliflower ear
An ear that has been permanently swollen and disfigured as a result of being repeatedly struck. Often a feature of a veteran boxer or rugby player.
added by Robert_Haigh
10 days ago
on a napoleonic scale
on a huge, ambitious scale.
added by Robert_Haigh
10 days ago
every bullet has its billet
Fate determines who shall be killed.
added by Robert_Haigh
10 days ago
in the family way
to become pregnant
added by Robert_Haigh
10 days ago
en español: dígale a la pastora rebeca que nos complace que ella se haya hecho cargo del ministerio.
in English: Please tell Pastor Rebeca that we are please that she has taken over the ministry.
added by anonymous
11 days ago
get your s*** together
Get organized
added by anonymous
13 days ago
lightning chess
A form of chess in which each player must move much faster than normal. Time is controlled by a clock or a buzzer. If a player fails to make the time control he or she forfeits the game. Also known as speed chess.
added by Robert_Haigh
13 days ago
takes the wraps off
to reveal something hidden or secret
added by anonymous
13 days ago
play the giddy goat
to behave wildly, irresponsibly.
added by Robert_Haigh
15 days ago
intellectual myopia
a phrase coined for stupidity.
added by Robert_Haigh
15 days ago
the ivy can grow no higher than its host
A remark made by the French philosopher Descartes about critics: No matter how clever a critic may be, he can never surpass the writer on whom he is dependent.
added by Robert_Haigh
15 days ago
neither heaven nor hell
A person very unconfirmed undecided or uncertain
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
to be a lonley island
A person who singles out himself from others group consistently.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
a fair season
A right time
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
actors more & stages few
A situation where more are in demand but lacking enough provisions or when right options are scanty or less.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
peeble in own shoe
Trouble but within group, self. Problem of one's own known to self more than others could be explained to.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
not courageous than mouse
Someone being very fearful and scared of things.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
twisted truth
Thoughtfully slyly lie. Confusing and uphelding the words/matter said on account of others faith though it's not true but slyly faltering facts.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
flower not but flowers petal.
Get a good small bit of big thing, matter, incidence.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
old man's word
Valueable talk/ suggestion etc.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
eye & smile at same time
Suggestive coincidence
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
to be of the peak
To be at the highest point in something of their own. Applies to person thing, season anything related.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
own count
Own suppositon or derivation.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
wasp curved
Of Woman. To have a beautiful figure
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
dusky eyes
Grey beautiful Eyes that seem to express much feelings.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
scanning eyes
Very observant
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
gutter mouth
One who speaks very bad
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
of the class
To be of the particular section, community, class.
added by SmartSam
19 days ago
touch-move rule
In chess, a rule that states any piece touched deliberately by a player, when it is their turn to move, must be moved if a legal move is possible.
added by Robert_Haigh
19 days ago
did i stutter?
Something said to a person who asks again and again, “what did you say?” Or someone who won’t hear you when you said “no” or “leave me alone” the first time and keeps annoyingly asking for your input.
added by anonymous
20 days ago
for crying in the sink!
An expression of frustration
added by anonymous
20 days ago
one eye lookin at a squirrel and the other eye lookin at a possum.
Describing a person with eyes looking in different directions at once. Someone who’s walleyed or has wonky eyes.
added by anonymous
20 days ago
she was batting her eyes like a frog in a hailstorm.
A phrase used to describe a woman flirting with a man in a most obvious way to the point that it’s comical.
added by anonymous
20 days ago
fly by the seat of my pants
To use one's judgment, initiative, and perceptions as events unfold in order to improvise a course of action without a predetermined plan / rely on instinct rather than logic or knowledge.
added by acronimous
20 days ago
index card
White card usually used for notes, flashcards, recipes, etc.
added by anonymous
21 days ago
shine out or shines out
something shines out if is or has a quality that seems impressive or is very noticeable (but not excessive or negative as in glaring)
added by anonymous
21 days ago
knockin' boots
Having sex
added by raychelk22
21 days ago
of the same kidney
Of the same character, or of the same type. It usually has a bad meaning.
added by Robert_Haigh
22 days ago
read the tea-leaves
To foretell someone's future by examining the tea-leaves at the bottom of the cup.
added by Robert_Haigh
22 days ago
english rose
An attractive young English woman.
added by anonymous
22 days ago
hablaría mal de ti, como lo haces tú pero mi tiempo vale oro y tu vales vrg.
Indirecta bien directa
added by AGlenny00
22 days ago
all piss and wind like a barber cat
All talk and noise with no action
added by anonymous
22 days ago
what a load of magumba....
Royal Naval slang for “rubbish” or “don’t talk crap”
added by anonymous
24 days ago
sit on thorns
To be in a painful or embarrassing situation; to be in constant fear of being found out.
added by Robert_Haigh
25 days ago

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