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maiden stakestype of horseraceRate it:

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pull up stakesTo prepare to move one's usually temporary habitation, especially rapidly.Rate it:

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Pull up StakesLeaving one’s job, home or country to another place that offers better thingsRate it:

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raise the stakesTo increase in significance or risk.Rate it:

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raise the stakesTo raise the stakes of a hand of poker.Rate it:

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stakes are highEstimated costs, investment, time, reputation, competition, government interest, patent rights of others, existing regulations and licensing factors.Rate it:

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keep a low profileBe quiet and discreet.Rate it:

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lay lowTo remain hidden or to hide oneself.Rate it:

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on the down-lowIn secret.Rate it:

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could eat the crotch out of a low flying duckAm/are/is extremely hungry.Rate it:

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lay lowTo knock out; to cause to fall.Rate it:

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low-hanging fruitEasily obtained gains; what can be obtained by readily available means.Rate it:

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bring lowTo embarrass or humiliate.Rate it:

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could eat the arse out of a low flying duckAlternative form of could eat the crotch out of a low flying duckRate it:

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could eat the crutch from a low flying duckAlternative form of could eat the crotch out of a low flying duckRate it:

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fly lowto have one's fly (zipper) undone.Rate it:

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hang lowTo droop or sag heavily; to remain at a low altitude.Rate it:

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high and loweverywhereRate it:

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I have low blood pressureIndicates that the speaker has hypotension.Rate it:

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lay lowTo hide; keep a low profile.Rate it:

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lie lowkeep quiet or unseenRate it:

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low blowA rhetorical attack that is considered unfair or unscrupulous.Rate it:

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low blowAn unfair or illegal blow that lands below the opponent’s waist; a groin attack..Rate it:

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Low Man on the Totem PoleLowest ranked person, the person who is given least importance in a group, gang, or organizationRate it:

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low on the totem poleLeast important.Rate it:

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low riderKeeping a low profile (originating from a type of car of the same name).Rate it:

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low roadA course of action which is undignified, wrongful, or otherwise unseemly.Rate it:

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low-downOf no value.Rate it:

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moral low groundA position or point of view which is unethical or less reputable, in comparison to others which are under consideration.Rate it:

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on the down-lowPublicly identifying as heterosexual but secretly having sex with other men.Rate it:

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on the down-lowSecretly sleeping with someone other than one's partner.Rate it:

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on the down-low(of a male) Publicly identifying as heterosexual but secretly having sex with other men.Rate it:

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run lowTo near the end of a supply of something; to be nearly running out.Rate it:

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below the saltCommon, vulgar; of low standing.Rate it:

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from the East German judgeUsed for comedic effect with an imaginary score in a competition because of the reputation of East German judges for giving low scores to non-East Germans.Rate it:

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grosso mundoLowly talk, common idiom, low class slang, cheap shotRate it:

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if you pay peanuts, you get monkeysOffering a low salary will not attract skilled employees.Rate it:

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Under the WeatherSlightly ill, not feeling well, low in spirits, not healthy, illRate it:

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lay offFrom employment, e.g. at a time of low business volume, often with a severance package.Rate it:

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put downTo set down, stop carrying, or place in a low location.Rate it:

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I'll see you and raise youUsed to accept a bet, and at the same time raise the stakes.Rate it:

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suck a big oneto be terrible; to be of a very low standard.Rate it:

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keep downTo lie low. To stay concealed by not standing up.Rate it:

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small beerBeer with a low alcoholic content.Rate it:

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falling glassThe wall-hung mercury barometer utilized in the days of sail presented approximately thirty inches of height level of the mercury in it's glass tube in fair weather. When a vessel sailed into a barometric Low Pressure region, the mercury level became lower and tended to indicate the presence of oncoming thunderstorms, gales, or a possible hurricane.Rate it:

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made in chinaOf poor or low quality.Rate it:

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made in japanOf poor or low quality.Rate it:

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back-burnerHaving low urgency; not currently important.Rate it:

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bad money drives out goodDebased coinage (with low levels of precious metals) replaces purer coinage (with higher levels of precious metals).(metaphorically) Mediocre talent drives away real talent.Rate it:

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buy straw hats in winterOf stocks, to buy when both demand and price is low, sell when demand and price is high.Rate it:

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