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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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does someone look likeUsed if the interlocutor seems to believe something inaccurate about; this question serves to free someone of a misconception.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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Drop You like a Hot PotatoTo disassociate oneself with something/someone as soon as possibleRate 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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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 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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like giving away ice in the winter!I was "googlingi" this phrase that I heard on TV today (9/4/2020) because I've never heard it before! I believe it has a similar meaning as: "Like selling ice to Eskimos"Rate it:

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like shooting fish in a barrelTo imply that something is very easy. Can be used sarcastically to mean the oppositeRate it:

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like the sound of one's own voiceTo talk a lot.Rate it:

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make like a tree and leaveto leave, departRate it:

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off like a bride's nightieMoving quickly and resolutely.Rate it:

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sleep like a babyTo sleep very well, especially peacefullyRate it:

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smoking like a chimney !this is used to describe a person who is chain smoker or smoking non stop.Rate 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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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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shake like a leafTo tremble, as with fear, cold, etc.; shiverRate 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 banana and splitto leave, departRate it:

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all piss and wind like a barber catAll talk and noise with no actionRate it:

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like shit through a goosevery fastRate 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 fish out of watercompletely out of the comfort zone.Rate 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 buzzards on a gut wagonTo get right on something. To do something promptly.Rate it:

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smell like a roseTo be regarded as appealing, virtuous, or respectable; to be untainted or unharmed.Rate it:

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fuck like a minkTo be extremely amorous while copulatingRate it:

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

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off like a bride's nightieMaking a rapid departure; away. [From 1960.](Australia, horse racing) Moving quickly and resolutely.Rate it:

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go out like a lightTo fall asleep quickly.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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quack like a duckTo appear to be exactly what one is.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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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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hit him like a ton of bricksvery hard or severelyRate it:

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know like the back of one's handTo be intimately knowledgeable about something, especially a place.Rate 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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like white on riceInseparable; in very close proximity; following closely.Rate it:

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pissin like a race horseTo urinate profusely.Rate it:

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sing like a birdto have a beautiful singing voiceRate it:

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