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along the linesIn a general direction or manner.Rate it:

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go along to get alongTo conform in order to have acceptance and security.Rate it:

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clear one's linesTo clear the ball away from a dangerous position.Rate it:

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hard linesExpressed to someone suffering misfortune.Rate it:

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read between the linesTo infer a meaning that is not stated explicitly.Rate it:

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Read Between the LinesTo discern the reality, or the hidden truth from something such as a fact or documentRate it:

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be alongTo arrive.Rate it:

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come along!Join me, move forward, let's stay together.Rate it:

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make it up as one goes alongTo improvise continuously.Rate it:

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zoom alongTo proceed quickly a long distance.Rate it:

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come alongTo accompany.Rate it:

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tag alongTo accompany, join, or follow; to go with.Rate it:

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come alongTo progress; to make progress.Rate it:

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run alongTo leave.Rate it:

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play alongTo take part in a charade, deception, or practical joke.Rate it:

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all alongThe entire time; always.Rate it:

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along aboutApproximately; at around some time.Rate it:

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get alongTo be together or coexist well, without arguments or trouble.Rate it:

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get alongTo survive; to do well enough.Rate it:

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git alongmove; keep goingRate it:

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git alonggo on your way; scramRate it:

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go alongTo participate, cooperate, or conform.Rate it:

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Go Along for the RideTo accompany someone in an activity without taking part in itRate it:

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go along for the rideTo accompany someone passively, or to take a passive role in a project.Rate it:

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go along withTo comply with something, even if reluctantly; to accept or tolerate.Rate it:

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go along with the gagTo cooperate in continuing a joke, hoax, or similar phenomenon initiated by others.Rate it:

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happen alongTo arrive by chance; to occur by happenstance.Rate it:

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how are you getting alongA greeting roughly equivalent to how are you.Rate it:

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jolly alongTo make happy or compliant, as by encouragement or flattery.Rate it:

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jolly someone alongTo make someone happy or compliant, as by encouragement or flattery.Rate it:

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move alongTo continue without being distracted; to keep going.Rate it:

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moving along at a snail's paceThe slow start of an agenda, the maintenance of a slothful effort, spending half a day to complete a two hour job.Rate it:

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muddle alongTo live or work in an unplanned and unorganised way.Rate it:

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poke alongTo move along very slowly.Rate it:

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pootle alongTo walk, ride, drive etc. leisurelyRate it:

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read alongTo read together with another person, or with another presentationRate it:

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rip alongTo rush headlong.Rate it:

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rock alongTo progress in a smooth fashion.Rate it:

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rub alongTo go on with difficulty.Rate it:

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scrape alongto barely be able to surviveRate it:

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sing alongA gathering or event where participants are encouraged to add their voices in song.Rate it:

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somewhere along the lineAt some unspecified time; eventually or once; at some point.Rate it:

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string alongTo keep somebody falsely believing that one has certain intentions.Rate it:

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tear alongTo run quickly along somewhere.Rate it:

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tear alongTo break something into two pieces by separating at a line of perforations.Rate it:

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trundle alongTo move slowly.Rate it:

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a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go downAn otherwise unpleasant situation can be pleasant when a pleasant aspect is deliberately introduced.1999, Eli Yassif, The Hebrew Folktale: History, Genre, Meaning, Indiana University Press, ISBN 0253335833, page 372,One is known as the "sweetening parable," that is to say a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down. Thus, when the aim is to preach to the people, to guide them along the "bitter," arduous path of upholding burdensome precepts and prohibitions, a tale can lighten the load, make the "medicine" easier "to swallow."2001, Maureen Reagan, First Father, First Daughter: A Memoir, Little, Brown, ISBN 0316736368, page 319,It put some fun into the tedious business of preparing for a presidential debate. A spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down, right?2004, John Hoover, How to Work for an Idiot: Survive & Thrive... Without Killing Your Boss, Career Press, ISBN 1564147045, page 11,If a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down, a barrel of laughs can wash down the big pills you might need to swallow.Rate it:

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Birds of a Feather Flock TogetherPeople, groups or parts of a society that carry common interests, usually go along well and remain together, people having same idea, interests or minds usually become friends very quicklyRate it:

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double vertical lineThe typographical character ‖; a symbol composed of two closely spaced line-height vertical lines.Rate it:

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zoom downTo move quickly along a particular route, list, etc.Rate it:

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