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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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make like a tree and leaveto 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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like chalk and cheeseAlternative form of different as chalk and cheese.Rate 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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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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don't just stand there like dying calf in a hailstorm.My mom said this to me sometimes when I had misbehaved if I just stood there during the scolding.Rate it:

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fit like a gloveTo be a perfect fit, to be exactly the right size.Rate 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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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 a ton of bricksVery strongly; very heavily; often unexpectedly.Rate it:

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

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sleep like a babyTo sleep very well, especially peacefullyRate 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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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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fuck like a minkTo be extremely amorous while copulatingRate it:

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grin like a cheshire catTo smile broadly, especially in a self-satisfied way.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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like a lamb to the slaughterhelplessly and innocently, without knowing the unpleasant consequences.Rate it:

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like a martin to his gourdStraight, unerringly, directly.Rate it:

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like shit through a goosevery fastRate it:

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shake like a leafTo tremble, as with fear, cold, etc.; shiverRate it:

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

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go out like a lightTo fall asleep quickly.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 Pulling TeethTo feel great difficulty in doing somethingRate 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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squint like a bag of nailsTo squint very much, as though one's eyes were directed as many ways as the points of a bag of nails.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 two peas in a podvery similar; a couple made for each otherRate it:

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

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tell it like it isTo speak frankly, to convey all and only the truth of a situation.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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