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We only admire Sun Rise and Sun Set, like humansWe only admire humans when they are born and about to leave the world.added by anonymous
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Water Under the BridgeUsed to signify a life situation that has already happened and cannot be changed; therefore, one should not worry about it. The analogy to water having passed under the bridge means that there is nothing you can do about it since it's already passed, so no reason to dwell on it. What's done is done.added by anonymous
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Water over the DamEvents that are unchangeable, past eventsadded by anonymous
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Watched Pot Never BoilsWhen you are waiting for something but will not happen when you are concentrating,added by anonymous
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Wash Your Hands of SomethingStop being involved in something, to end involvement with someone or something, stop being responsible for something, disownadded by anonymous
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Walking on AirDelighted, feeling exhilarated, elated, ecstaticadded by anonymous
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Walk on EggsTo proceed very cautiously, to be in precarious position, to be diplomatic for fear of upsetting someoneadded by anonymous
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Waiting for the Other Shoe to DropAwaiting for a seemingly inevitable event, waiting for something bad to happenadded by anonymous
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Upset the ApplecartSpoil careful plans, to mess with someone plans, to cause trouble, to interfere with a planadded by anonymous
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Upper CrustUpper class, high level of society, highest social positionadded by anonymous
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Up Against the WallIn serious trouble, in desperate situation, in serious difficultiesadded by anonymous
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Up a Creek without a PaddleIn severe trouble, in awkward position with no easy way out, in serious difficultyadded by anonymous
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Under the WeatherSlightly ill, not feeling well, low in spirits, not healthy, illadded by anonymous
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Under the TableIn secret, hidden, alcoholic, clandestineadded by anonymous
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Two FacedDeceitful and disloyal; wrongadded by anonymous
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Two CentsA view or an Opinion about something; what one thinks about somethingadded by anonymous
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Turns the TableReversing or altering a situation; creating the opposite of something to happenadded by anonymous
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Turn Up Your Nose at SomeoneTreating someone with Arrogance or conceit; showing someone that something may not be good enough for youadded by anonymous
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Turn the Other CheekTo allow someone to hurt you or do something bad to you without defending yourself; almost ignoring an abuseadded by anonymous
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Turn Over a New LeafCorrecting the behavior or attitude of a person; or to start something newadded by anonymous
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True-BlueTo be extremely faithful, loyal and dependable added by anonymous
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Trip the Light FantasticDancing in a versatile manner; to danceadded by anonymous
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Tough Nut to CrackSomething that’s not much easier to understand or difficult to do; harder to solve a problemadded by anonymous
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Touch Something with Ten-Foot PoleAvoiding something at every cost; staying away from problematic situationsadded by anonymous
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Touch and GoUncertainty about something; extremely risky or criticaladded by anonymous
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Top DrawerThe very best in qualityadded by anonymous
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Top BananaThe one who leads as a comedian in a show of variety; superioradded by anonymous
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Too Many Cooks Spoil the BrothMore number of people working on a particular project will worsen itadded by anonymous
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Too Big for Your BritchesSelf-important; proud of something, particularly about selfadded by anonymous
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Tongue-in-CheekEnvisioned in an humorous way; not much of seriousness; dishonest; mocking added by anonymous
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Toe the LineDo what you actually are supposed to do; obeying all the rules and regulations; one shouldn’t be disagreeingadded by anonymous
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Tip of the IcebergSmaller part of a bigger problem or even a larger problematic situationadded by anonymous
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Till The Cows Come HomeFor a very long timeadded by anonymous
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Tighten Your BeltLiving in financial constraints; making sacrifice and diminishing the living standardsadded by anonymous
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Tied to Someone’s Apron StringsDepending on someone for something; can’t be able to do something due to dependenceadded by anonymous
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Tickled PinkExtremely delighted or pleased of something; be very happy or amusedadded by anonymous
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Tickle Your Funny BoneAmusing someone or making someone laughadded by anonymous
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Tickle the IvoriesSkillfully playing the pianoadded by anonymous
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Throw Your Weight AroundUsing power in a mean way or to threaten; to be in the command in a threatening wayadded by anonymous
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Throw Your Hat into the RingAn individual announcing his or her candidacy for the office elections; or to get you indulged into a challengeadded by anonymous
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Throw the Book at SomeoneSevere punishment for breaking of certain rules or laws; highest level of penaltyadded by anonymous
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Throw the Baby Out with the BathwaterLosing something extremely valuable or to throw something useful while trying to get rid of useless thingsadded by anonymous
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Throw in the TowelAdmitting your defeat; quit from something or giving upadded by anonymous
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Throw Cold Water on SomethingDoing or saying something that may not be very encouraging; dampening the eagerness of someoneadded by anonymous
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Throw Caution to the WindTaking huge risks; be very daring; acting in a reckless manneradded by anonymous
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Throw a Monkey Wrench into the WorksInterfering or disturbing an operation that was going in a smooth manner; destabilizing the progression of somethingadded by anonymous
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Throw a CurveSurprising a person in an unpleasant manner; mislead or to lie about somethingadded by anonymous
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Through the GrapevineSpreading of the message in an informal manner; rumors about something or spread of a confidential infoadded by anonymous
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That’s the Way the Ball BouncesThat’s what life really is or that’s what the life is all about; fate; you may not be able to change certain things in your lifeadded by anonymous
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Talk Through Your HatTalking in a non-sense manner; talking about something without knowing about itadded by anonymous
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