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paper tigerA seemingly fierce or powerful person, country or organisation without the ability to back up their words; apparently powerful but actually ineffective.Rate it:

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some days you get the bear, other days the bear gets youOne cannot always overcome a powerful adversary.Rate it:

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a chain is only as strong as its weakest linkAn organization (especially a process or a business) is only as strong or powerful as its weakest person. A group of associates is only as strong as its laziest member.Rate it:

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smoke-filled roomA place where powerful people meet to decide a matter in secret, often of a political nature.Rate it:

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bad boyA powerful or impressive product or item.Rate it:

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big gunSomeone who is powerful or influential most often in plural form.Rate it:

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burst outTo display sudden powerful emotion.Rate it:

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drive homeWith tangible or powerful demonstration.Rate it:

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kingA powerful or influential person.Rate it:

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Master of the Universea powerful personRate it:

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might makes rightThe stronger and more powerful rule others, control the situation or determine right and wrong.Rate it:

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muscle upTo make stronger or more powerful.Rate it:

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navibus plurimum posseto have a powerful navy.Rate it:

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pack a punchTo have a swift and powerful effect or to be capable of having such an effect.Rate it:

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perfect stormA powerful hurricane or other major weather disturbance, especially as produced by a combination of meteorological conditions.Rate it:

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rebus maritimis multum valereto have a powerful navy.Rate it:

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sting like a beeto deliver a powerful punchRate it:

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strong as an oxVery strong and powerfulRate it:

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