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sink like a stoneTo completely fail.Rate it:

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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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kitchen sinkA miscellany or a miscellaneous item.Rate it:

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everything and the kitchen sinkAlternative form of everything but the kitchen sink.Rate it:

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Everything but the Kitchen SinkEvery possible thingRate it:

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everything but the kitchen sinkAlmost everything, whether needed or not.Rate it:

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kitchen sinkUsed other than as an idiom: see kitchen, sink. A sink in a kitchen used for washing dishes and preparing food.Rate it:

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sink inBecome clear in one's mind.Rate it:

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sink one's teeth intoTo become involved in; particularly in an enthusiastic manner.Rate it:

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sink or swimTo fail or succeed, no matter what.Rate it:

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Sink or SwimTo be responsible or get failed or success for one’s own actions without involving anybodyRate 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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make life a stone grooveMeans to live a happy, adventurous, loving, enjoyable and overall fun-filled life to the fullest, as if each day was your last.Rate it:

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

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a rolling stone gathers no mossA person who never settles in one place will never be successful.A person who does not keep active will grow mouldy.Rate it:

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turn to stoneTo cause something to become stone.Rate it:

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beat one's head against a stone wallTo waste effort on a futile project.Rate it:

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Can't Get Blood from a StoneTo be unable of doing impossible things,Rate it:

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Carved in StoneUnchangeable, permanently determined on opinion or decision,Rate it:

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carved in stoneUnchangeable.Rate it:

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Cast the First StoneTo be first to blame or criticize someone, to lead the scolding over offenderRate it:

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cast the first stoneTo act self-righteously in accusing another person, believing that one is blameless.Rate it:

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get blood from a stoneTo do something difficult, frustrating, or pointless.Rate it:

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get blood out of a stoneTo do something difficult, frustrating, or pointless.Rate it:

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heart of stoneA stonehearted character, stern or cruel nature.Rate it:

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Kill Two Birds with One StoneTo achieve or carry out two things with one effort, to do two things in one actionRate it:

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kill two birds with one stoneTo solve two problems at once.Rate it:

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Leave No Stone UnturnedMake all efforts to accomplish any task or somethingRate it:

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leave no stone unturnedTo do a task very carefully and thoroughly, not missing any step.Rate it:

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leave no stone unturnedTo search thoroughly for something, looking in every conceivable place.Rate it:

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let he who is without sin cast the first stoneAlternative form of let him who is without sin cast the first stoneRate it:

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let him that is without sin cast the first stoneAlternative form of let him who is without sin cast the first stoneRate it:

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let him who is without sin cast the first stoneOnly those who are faultless have the right to pass judgment upon others.Rate it:

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rolling stoneA person who moves around a lot and never settles down.Rate it:

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Rolling Stone Gathers No MossSomeone who’s always trying to move on or someone who frequently changes his jobs wouldn’t be able to keep a lot for himRate it:

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set in stonePermanent; certain; firm.Rate it:

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stepping stoneA stone that can be stepped on in crossing something, especially a marsh or creek.Rate it:

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stepping stoneSomething used as a way to progress to something or somewhere else.Rate it:

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stone coldVery cold; lacking any semblance of warmth.Rate it:

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stone deadUtterly dead.Rate it:

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stone deafUtterly deaf.Rate it:

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stone's throwA short distance, roughly equivalent to how far a person can throw a stone.Rate it:

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turn to stoneTo metamorphosise into stone.Rate it:

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turned to stoneThis mean someone died. A gravestone is a symbol of someone that died so they "turned to stone".Rate it:

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two birds with one stoneAny two things that were performed or completed at the same time by one action.Rate it:

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fuck like a minkTo be extremely amorous while copulatingRate it:

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get on like a house on fireTo immediately start a good relationship with someoneRate it:

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hell hath no fury like a woman scornedA woman will make someone suffer if they reject her.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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