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Fat CatA rich person who enjoys a privileged status in societyadded by anonymous
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Famous Last WordsAn ironic response to an absurd statement one makes when he or she is not sure of its resultadded by anonymous
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Fair-Weather FriendSomeone who is your friend only when you are successful and prosperous but leave you in the time of needadded by anonymous
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Face the MusicTo confront the consequences of ones decisions and actions, or to accept the responsibility of one’s actionsadded by anonymous
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Eyes in the Back of Your HeadTo be able to imagine and feel what is happening behind or outside of one's field of visionadded by anonymous
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Eye For an Eye and a Tooth for a ToothTo take retribution or give penalty similar to the original offense or faultadded by anonymous
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Everything but the Kitchen SinkEvery possible thingadded by anonymous
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Every Tom, Dick, and HarryAnyone ordinary; every possible personadded by anonymous
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Every Cloud has a Silver LiningThere is something good in every unpleasant situationadded by anonymous
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Eleventh HourLittle before the exact deadline; the latest possible timeadded by anonymous
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Elbow GreaseHard work; vigorous physical effortadded by anonymous
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Egg on Your FaceTo be extremely humiliated or self-conscious for something idiotic that you said or commitadded by anonymous
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Eat Your WordsTo admit your mistake humbly; to say sorry for something you did or said; to take your words backadded by anonymous
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Eat Your Heart OutTo get very disappointed about something hopeless, to get extremely worried and sadadded by anonymous
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Eat Your HatTo have confidence in a particular result; to be sure about somethingadded by anonymous
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Eat You Out of House and HomeTo eat and spend everything that other person has in his houseadded by anonymous
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Eat Out of Your HandTo be incredibly supportive to someone; to trust and follow someone without inquiryadded by anonymous
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Eat Humble PieTo act humble or confess fault; to be sorry or bear dishonoradded by anonymous
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Eat CrowTo be forced to do somewhat very displeasing; to admit your fault or defeat publiclyadded by anonymous
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Easy Come, Easy GoAnything that comes very easily mostly goes or can be lost easily,added by anonymous
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Easy As Rolling Off a LogExtremely easy; need no effortadded by anonymous
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Easy as PieVery easy; an effortless task in which no effort is requiredadded by anonymous
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Early Bird Catches the WormThose who wake up early and start work have the best possible chances to attain their settled goalsadded by anonymous
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Dyed in the WoolPermanent; absoluteadded by anonymous
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Dutch TreatOne pays for oneself for food and entertainment on any social event/occasionadded by anonymous
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Dull as DishwaterUnexciting, not excitingadded by anonymous
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Drop You like a Hot PotatoTo disassociate oneself with something/someone as soon as possibleadded by anonymous
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Drop in the BucketAn extremely little, unimportant amountadded by anonymous
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Drive You CrazyTo force someone into a state of anger and mental instability; to make someone very frustratedadded by anonymous
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Drive a Hard BargainTo work hard in price negotiation, to insist in making a deal to buy or sell at a good priceadded by anonymous
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Dressed to the NinesTo wear stylish clothing; wearing clothes to draw attentionadded by anonymous
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Draw the Line AtTo decide a definite perimeter, particularly regarding behavioradded by anonymous
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Down to the WireRight up to the closing date/time, Running out of time;added by anonymous
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Down to EarthRealistic; Sensible; Practicaladded by anonymous
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Down the HatchTo drink something quicklyadded by anonymous
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Down the DrainLost or vanishedadded by anonymous
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Down in the DumpsDepressed and unhappyadded by anonymous
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Dot Your I's and Cross Your T'sTo do something very carefullyadded by anonymous
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Dose of One's Own MedicineThe same or a similar unpleasantness revert back to someone that has been giving othersadded by anonymous
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Don't Take Any Wooden NickelsDon't allow anybody deceive you or take advantage of youadded by anonymous
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Don't Look a Gift Horse in the MouthDon’t complain if you get gift that is not as good as you expect; accept what you've been given without analyzing its valueadded by anonymous
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Don't Count Your Chickens before They HatchTo warn someone to wait until the expected good thing has really happened till then avoid making further plansadded by anonymous
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Dog-Eat-Dog WorldTo live a life associated by severe competition wherein people struggle ruthlessly to live or attain successadded by anonymous
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Dog's LifeA be miserable and awful, to have harsh survival without much pleasure or prosperityadded by anonymous
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Dog Days of SummerThe hottest and mainly moist days of summer, mostly the July and Augustadded by anonymous
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Do or DieTo get complete success or failure; to take the chance of destroy oneself in trying to succeedadded by anonymous
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Do not regret, it is living in pastIf we regret, we are recalling the past. Should not do it.added by anonymous
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Dime a DozenTo be common and cheap; easy to access and obtainable everywhereadded by anonymous
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Diamond in the RoughSomeone or something that has lost charm now, but has immense value and the prospective to be stunningadded by anonymous
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Dead DuckA ruined person; a person or plan that is certain to die or failadded by anonymous
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