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Phrases related to: function

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bells and whistlesExtra features added for show rather than function; fancy additions or features.Rate it:

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break inNew function more naturally through use or wear.Rate it:

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take a licking and keep on tickingTo be tough; to have endurance; to have the capacity to absorb stress or damage, but still be able to function.Rate it:

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rock upTo turn up to a place or function unexpectedly, or without notice or prior warning.Rate it:

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brain-deadHaving an irreversible loss of brain function and cessation of brain activity.Rate it:

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break downcease to functionRate it:

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ctnThe cotangent function.Rate it:

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give 'em enough ropeAllow one to function unhindered, or without further overbearing oversight.Rate it:

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give one enough ropeTo allow one to function unhindered, or without further overbearing oversight.Rate it:

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jump outTo exit a loop, function, etc. ending its execution before it has reached its terminating condition.Rate it:

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kick upTo function improperly.Rate it:

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nose testAn inspection of the nasal passages or a trial of their function, as for breathing difficulties.Rate it:

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pickupA word referring to the action of meeting and quickly associating with a strange female at a function, gathering, saloon, party or meeting.Rate it:

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press into serviceTo make someone perform a task or duty, especially one they are not prepared or willing to do; to make something serve a function, especially one it was not designed or intended for.Rate it:

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returns to scalea function describing how returns scale when production increases in the long runRate it:

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shell outTo use a program's "shell escape" function to execute an unrelated command or to invoke a subsidiary, interactive shell.Rate it:

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short leashForcing one to function within a strict set of rules, or under great scrutiny or oversight.Rate it:

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side effectA change in state caused by a function call (typically "side-effect").Rate it:

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tell againstTo function as a liability (for someone); to put into a condition of disadvantage.Rate it:

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work like a dreamTo function very efficiently and effectively, with few or no problems.Rate it:

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work togetherTo function together as parts of a larger process.Rate it:

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