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debris fieldAny area, non-dependent of locale, space, or contour, that contains the debris of wreckage, impact, sinking, or other material that once constituted a complete object. Debris fields can be found at the site of air crashes, water vessel sinking, explosions of buildings, collapses, and other events that render a whole entity into components, pieces, or other non-whole items.Rate it:

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home field advantageUsually in sports, the heightened performance enjoyed by the team playing on its own familiar field in front of its home crowd.Rate it:

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center fieldA central role in some activity that requires speed.Rate it:

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center fieldThe defensive position in the outfield in the middle, typically played by a player that can run fast.Rate it:

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center fieldThe part of a baseball field which is beyond the infield and straight ahead left if you stand on home plate and face the pitcher.Rate it:

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field dayA parade day.Rate it:

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field dayA school day for athletic events; a sports day.Rate it:

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field dayTop-to-bottom all-hands cleaning.Rate it:

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Field DayA day full of excitement, to have an opportunity to enjoy you a great dealRate it:

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field dayA day of class taken away from school for a field trip.Rate it:

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field dayA great time or a great deal to do, at somebody else's expense.Rate it:

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field dayA great time or a great deal to do.Rate it:

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laundry on the fieldPenalty flags thrown during a football game.Rate it:

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left fieldThe defensive position in the outfield to the left.Rate it:

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left fieldThe part of a baseball field which is beyond the infield and to your left if you stand on home plate and face the pitcher.Rate it:

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Out in Left FieldUnusual, eccentric, off beatRate it:

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play the fieldTo date more than one person at the same time.Rate it:

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Play the FieldTo have many lovers and dates without making a single genuine commitment with one particular personRate it:

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play the fieldDate a number of eligible females.Rate it:

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potter's fieldA public place where strangers, paupers, and criminals are buried.Rate it:

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take the fieldTo go out onto the playing field.Rate it:

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Eyes in the Back of Your HeadTo be able to imagine and feel what is happening behind or outside of one's field of visionRate it:

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come outTo walk onto the field at the beginning of an innings.Rate it:

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farm niggerAn inferior black person whose intellect is compared to that of a field hand.Rate it:

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ahead of one's timeShowing characteristics of changes yet to be; present in one's work before later advances in the field; coming earlier than could be generally accepted.Rate it:

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behind its timeShowing characteristics of the past; present in one's work after later advances in the field; coming later than could be generally accepted.Rate it:

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bunny hopA ground ball that hops along the field instead of rolling.Rate it:

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change the gameTo revolutionize a field of endeavor.Rate it:

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charm offensiveA campaign of deliberately using charm and flattery in order to achieve some goal, especially in a political or diplomatic field.Rate it:

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chip shotA relatively easy field goal, made from a short distance.Rate it:

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come toTo regard or specify, as narrowing a field of choices by category.Rate it:

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Cutting EdgeAn important position or development in the field of science or technologyRate it:

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cutting edgeThe forefront, or position of greatest advancement in some field.Rate it:

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dismal scienceNickname for economics or for the field of political economy.Rate it:

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flood the zoneTo fill a relevant region of the field of play.Rate it:

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ground ruleA rule regarding play on a specific field, course, or court.Rate it:

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heave in sightTo appear at a distance, to emerge in the field of vision.Rate it:

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hold-up playA play where an attacker retains possession of the ball, while the teammates can move up the field.Rate it:

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hurler on the ditchA person standing on the side of a hurling field issuing (unsolicited and usually unwanted) instructions to the hurlers.Rate it:

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il faut prendre les devantsOne must be first in the field.Rate it:

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inside outDescribes the hitting of a ball that pitched outside of leg stump to the off side of the field.Rate it:

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joustA tilting match: a mock combat between two mounted knights or men-at-arms using lances in the lists or enclosed field.Rate it:

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king of the hillA person who has achieved a measure of success and is considered to be a leader in his field.Rate it:

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lapsed academicA person formerly employed as a professor or researcher in a university or other institution of higher education, especially one who no longer attempts to remain current in his or her former academic field.Rate it:

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line upTo start a game in a certain position on the playing field.Rate it:

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look-inA quick short pass to a receiver running diagonally toward the center of the field.Rate it:

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major inTo take as one's major field of study in an institute of tertiary education.Rate it:

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make the cutTo succeed; to be chosen out of a field of candidates or possibilities.Rate it:

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mover and shakerSomeone who has power and influence in some field or activity.Rate it:

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on the anvilRefers to anything in the making, being created, or in production, especially in the metalworking field.Rate it:

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