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Keep Up With the JonesesTo live up to like ones neighbors, to maintain a living standard as one’s influential neighbors haveadded by anonymous
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Keep the Wolf from the DoorTo avoid circumstances leading to poverty and starvationadded by anonymous
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Keep Something under Your HatTo hold off disclosing something, not to reveal something secretadded by anonymous
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Keep Body and Soul TogetherTo have just reason to be alive, just surviving but not living in real senseadded by anonymous
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Keep a Straight FaceTo hold oneself off laughing, to abstain from laughingadded by anonymous
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Keep a Stiff Upper LipTo be strong and resilient in difficulty or in troubleadded by anonymous
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Just DesertsA much deserving punishment, doomed to get punishedadded by anonymous
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Jump the GunTo do something a bit earlier or before the time, hasty in doing somethingadded by anonymous
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Jump on the BandwagonTo show interest to do something because it is popular and everyone seems to be doing itadded by anonymous
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Jump off the Deep EndTo become deeply involved in something without thinking about its end result, to have deep emotional involvementadded by anonymous
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Jump down Your ThroatTo scream and shout at someone in an angry wayadded by anonymous
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Johnny-Come-LatelySomeone who is amateur in any work, place or group, person who has no earlier experience of something added by anonymous
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Jet SetRepresenting people of high class, those who travel in a fashionable manner for pleasureadded by anonymous
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Jack-of-All-TradesA man who knows to do all kinds of workadded by anonymous
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It Takes Two to TangoNeeding two people to accomplish somethingadded by anonymous
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In Two Shakes of a Lamb's TailToo fast, immediately and at once without any delayadded by anonymous
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In the Same BoatSharing trouble is in the same unpleasant or worse situationadded by anonymous
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In the PinkIn good health, enjoying sound health emotionally and physicallyadded by anonymous
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In the Nick of TimeJust on the right time, on the last minute, late but not too lateadded by anonymous
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In the LimelightAll eyes on someone, all focus and attention on particular person or thingadded by anonymous
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In the Lap of LuxuryTo enjoy lavishness of wealth and comfort, getting all which money can buyadded by anonymous
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In the Driver's SeatIn controlling position of something, to be in authority of somethingadded by anonymous
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In the DoghouseFacing severe penalty, punishment or retribution for having done something wrongadded by anonymous
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In the Catbird SeatTo have authority and superiority to others, to get advantage than othersadded by anonymous
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In the BagTo be certain to get success, be sure to win or achieve somethingadded by anonymous
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In One Ear and Out the OtherNot to pay any serious attention to something, ignore something without turning any ear to itadded by anonymous
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In Hot WaterTo be in a troubling situation with someone, being embarrassed to face someone especially in chargeadded by anonymous
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In a NutshellTo make something clear in few words, to say something briefly and to the pointadded by anonymous
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Ignorance is BlissWhen you are glad, it is better to be unaware of bad thingsadded by anonymous
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If the Shoe Fits, Wear itIf any comment refers to you, you should accept itadded by anonymous
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Hot Under the CollarTo be enraged and angry, very much upset about somethingadded by anonymous
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Horse of a Different ColourTotally different from something, to come out different from what is being observedadded by anonymous
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Hold Your HorsesTo be patient, to relax and slow down your pace, to waitadded by anonymous
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Hold the FortTo guard and look after something with care, be watchful of somethingadded by anonymous
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Hold a Candle toLow grade or low standard, inferior and not comparable to someone in talent and abilityadded by anonymous
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Hitch Your Wagon to a StarTo reach at the top of something, to have high aims and ambitionsadded by anonymous
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Hit the SpotRelated to food or drink something that refreshes you and satisfy your taste budsadded by anonymous
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Hit the RoofTo instantly loose temper, to get extremely furiousadded by anonymous
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Hit the RoadTo begin to travel, to leave or set out for somethingadded by anonymous
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Hit the Nail Right on the HeadTo say something exactly accurate or correct, to reach at right conclusion of somethingadded by anonymous
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Hit the JackpotTo get something great, to achieve something remarkableadded by anonymous
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Hit the HayTo go to sleepadded by anonymous
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Hit the BooksTo seriously pay attention to studies, be ready to go good for class with all work done carefullyadded by anonymous
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Hit Below the BeltOne not showing sportsman spirit rather using unfair tactics to win the gameadded by anonymous
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Hit a Brick WallA hurdle and trouble which is impossible to tackle and overcomeadded by anonymous
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Highway RobberyA big robbery, to charge heavily for somethingadded by anonymous
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High HorseTo show in your actions and expressions that you are superior to others, arrogant and haughtyadded by anonymous
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Hide or HairSomething that is not to be seen or found, something or someone who is lost, missing or hidingadded by anonymous
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Heavens to BetsyAn expression of bewilderment, surprise and incredulity, Unbelievableadded by anonymous
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Heart's in the Right PlaceTo have a kind heart and good intentions even in an unpleasant situationadded by anonymous
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