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if it quacks like a duck, waddles like a duck and looks like a duck, chances are it's a duckif something has all the attributes and appearances of being a certain thing, the probability exists that it is that thing.Rate it:

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like mother, like daughterA daughter will have traits similar to her mother upon reaching adulthood.Rate it:

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like father, like sonA son will have traits similar to his father upon reaching adulthood.Rate it:

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like chalk and cheeseAlternative form of different as chalk and cheese.Rate it:

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make like a tree and leaveto leave, departRate it:

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and the likeAnd other similar items.Rate it:

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make like a banana and splitto leave, departRate it:

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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.Rate it:

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give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeIt is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something than to do it for them.Rate it:

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give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeIt is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something, than to do something for them.Rate it:

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Adam and Eve not Adam and SteveImplying that only heterosexual relations are normal.Rate it:

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Appendix:Snowclones/I'm here to X A and Y B, and I'm all out of ASaid before doing something, usually with a determined, resolute tone.Rate it:

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Appendix:Snowclones/X and Y and Z, oh my!Expresses awe at three things.Rate it:

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fuck like a minkTo be extremely amorous while copulatingRate it:

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get on like a house on fireTo immediately start a good relationship with someoneRate it:

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hell hath no fury like a woman scornedA woman will make someone suffer if they reject her.Rate it:

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if all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nailWith limited tools, single-minded people apply them inappropriately or indiscriminatelyIf a person is familiar with a certain, single subject/has with them a certain, single instrument, they may have a confirmation bias to believe that it is the answer to/involved in everything.Rate it:

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life is like a s*** sandwich the more bread you have the less s*** you eatThe main point is bread is slang for money so money makes your sandwich a little less repulsive and your life a little less well whateverRate it:

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like a charmVery effectively.Rate it:

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like a fish out of watercompletely out of the comfort zone.Rate it:

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like all get outLike nobody's business; The utmost degree possible.Rate it:

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like shit through a goosevery fastRate it:

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with friends like these who needs enemiesAn expression indicating that one's close associates prove more adversarial than one's opponents.Rate it:

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go out like a lightTo fall asleep quickly.Rate it:

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like a bull at a gatecharging into some task without much thought, taking action hastilyRate it:

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fuck like rabbitsTo have copious amounts of sex.Rate it:

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quack like a duckTo appear to be exactly what one is.Rate it:

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work like a charmworks great - exactly as expectedRate it:

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fly like a rockto travel through the air with little or no benefit from aerodynamic liftRate it:

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Like Two Peas in a PodHaving same appearance and looks, to be alike in structure and physiqueRate it:

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pissin like a race horseTo urinate profusely.Rate it:

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built like a tankSturdy; exceptionally well constructed.Rate it:

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have a mind like a sieveTo have a poor memory; to have difficulty remembering things.Rate it:

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like water off a duck's backWithout immediate or lasting effects.Rate it:

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walk like an EgyptianTo walk with one arm horizontally at the side, with arm bent at the elbow facing up, and the other arm horizontally at the side with arm bent at the elbow facing down.Rate it:

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he looked like a dying calf in a hail storm.When someone looks ill.Rate it:

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cry like a little girlTo bawl unabashedly and pitifully.Rate it:

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drop like fliesDie en masse, one after the other.Rate it:

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like gangbustersVigorously, rapidly, zealously, or forcibly; in a manner which has considerable impact.Rate it:

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piss like a racehorseTo urinate profusely.Rate it:

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work like a horseTo work very hard; toilRate it:

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act like a bull in a china shopTo act rudely or clumsily in a delicate situation.Rate it:

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all over the place like a mad woman's custardMoving about randomly.Rate it:

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as like as notprobablyRate it:

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avoid like the plagueTo shun, or evade if at all possible.Rate it:

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breed like rabbitsTo breed very rapidly, to have many childrenRate it:

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built like a brick shithouseExceptionally well constructed; strong or tough.Rate it:

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built like a brick shithouseOf a person, with an exceptionally well-developed chest.Rate it:

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built like a tankBroad shouldered and of solid, muscular build.Rate it:

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Come Up Smelling Like a RoseTo come out of any embarrassing situation in a careful manner, without hurting one’s pride, reputation and integrityRate it:

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