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step in front of a moving trainTo sacrifice one's own life for a noble and loyal cause.Rate it:

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get movingTo start hurrying to undertake a task.Rate it:

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moving along at a snail's paceThe slow start of an agenda, the maintenance of a slothful effort, spending half a day to complete a two hour job.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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ride with the punchesTo deflect the force of an opponent's punches by moving the body adroitlyRate it:

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take a jokeTo accept a joke at one's expense.Rate it:

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carry outTo hold while moving something out.Rate it:

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bite the bulletTo accept a negative aspect of a situation in order to continue moving forward.Rate it:

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keep up withTo manage to remain beside or just behind that is moving away from one.Rate it:

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turn to stoneTo become completely still, not moving.Rate it:

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veg outTo relax by not moving much.Rate it:

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stop upTo increase the aperture of a photographic lens, moving from an f/stop represented by a higher number to an f/stop represented by a lower number and causing more light to pass into the camera.Rate it:

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bring up the rearTo be last in a moving line of people, to walk or go behind others in a line.Rate it:

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cost the earthto be a huge expenseRate it:

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play old harryBlenkiron and I have been moving in the best circles as skilled American engineers who are going to play Old Harry with the British on the Tigris. — John Buchan, "Greenmantle", 1916..Rate it:

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take it outsideTo take a fight to a more violent level, especially by moving it to an outside place.Rate it:

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all over the place like a mad woman's custardMoving about randomly.Rate it:

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all students take calculusA mnemonic for the sign values of all the trigonometric functions in the two-dimensional Cartesian coordinate system. The initial letters ASTC — for all, sine, tangent, cosine — signify which of the functions are positive, in the order of the quadrants, starting at the top right and moving counterclockwise.Rate it:

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ass into gearGet going; get moving; start producing.Rate it:

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ass-backwardsMoving backwards, that is, rear end first.Rate it:

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at restNot moving; stationary.Rate it:

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aux frais de la princesseAt another’s expense (chiefly of the State Government).Rate it:

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bouncing off the wallsMoving hyperactively.Rate it:

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come down toTo reach by moving down or reducing.Rate it:

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cross the aisleOf a member of a parliament, to resign from one's political party and join another party, resulting in moving from one's currently assigned desk or seat in the legislative chamber to a new desk or seat physically located with the other members of one's new party.Rate it:

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cross the floorOf a member of a parliament, to resign from one's political party and join another party, resulting in moving from one's currently assigned desk or seat in the legislative chamber to a new desk or seat physically located with the other members of one's new party.Rate it:

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dog eat dogRuthlessly acquisitive or competitive. Describes a business or other set of circumstances where people try to succeed at the expense of other people.Rate it:

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faire des frais(lit.) To go to expense; (fig.) To make efforts to please.Rate it:

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flying startThe start of a sports event in which the competitors are moving when they pass the starting line or initial jump point.Rate it:

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free rideAn opportunity or benefit which has no cost, especially one enjoyed or undertaken at the expense of others.Rate it:

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funere efferri or simply efferri (publice; publico, suo sumptu)to be interred (at the expense of the state, at one's own cost).Rate it:

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get a move onTo hurry up, to get moving.Rate it:

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get one's ass in gearTo exert effective effort; to get going; to get moving; to start producing.Rate it:

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Get This Show on the RoadGet something moving, step ahead and keep goingRate it:

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head offTo begin moving away.Rate it:

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heavy-footedSlow-moving.Rate it:

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hit the pavementTo get moving in an automobile or other road vehicle.Rate it:

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hop to itTo hurry up, to get moving.Rate it:

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housewarmingA party to celebrate moving into a new home.Rate it:

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let's motivateTo depart; get moving.Rate it:

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light paintingThe artistic technique of moving a light source to selectively illuminate parts of the subject or scene a camera is recording (at a slow shutter speed), or to shine directly into the camera and in this way sketch.Rate it:

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light paintingCamera painting, the artistic technique of moving a camera (while it records at a low shutter speed) such that light sources appear in multiple places or as streaks in the resulting photograph, the "painting".Rate it:

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Like a Bump on a LogDormant, static, not moving or respondingRate it:

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muck upTo clown around; to have fun, often at the expense of others.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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off like a bride's nightieMoving quickly and resolutely.Rate it:

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on the goActively traveling; busy; moving often.Rate it:

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on the runConstantly traveling or moving from place to place.Rate it:

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on tiptoeMoving carefully, quietly, warily or stealthily.Rate it:

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out and aboutTraveling; out; moving; engaged in regular day to day activities.Rate it:

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