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siren songAn enticing but dangerous appeal, especially a misleading one.Rate it:

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cradle songlullabyRate it:

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sing songus prisonRate it:

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for a songFor a very low price; very cheaply.Rate it:

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go for a songTo be sold at a very low price.Rate it:

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Same Old Song and DanceTypical absurd lie or excuse used quite often, lame, and silly things that have been stated beforeRate it:

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song and danceAn excessively complex set of instructions.Rate it:

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song and danceAn excessively elaborate story or excuse used to justify something.Rate it:

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Swan SongA last performance or last words by a singer, writer, actor etc., a last action by someoneRate it:

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swan songA final performance or accomplishment, especially one before retirement.Rate it:

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shave and a haircutA 7-note riff played at the end of a song for comic effect.Rate it:

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a little bit of bread and no cheesethe song of the yellowhammer.Rate it:

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acheter à vil prixTo buy dirt cheap, for a mere song.Rate it:

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alicuius res gestas versibus ornare, celebrareto celebrate some one's exploits in song.Rate it:

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avoir quelque chose pour des nèfles (fam.)To buy something for a mere song.Rate it:

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bridgeA song contained within another song, often demarcated by meter, key, or melody.Rate it:

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clap outTo clap to the rhythm of a song.Rate it:

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high noteThe highest and usually climactic note of a song or composition, especially one that is difficult to reach.Rate it:

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hit itStart performing; start playing a song, etc.Rate it:

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keep timeTo control the beat or rhythm of a song played by a music groupRate it:

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mocking is catchingAn admonishment to be careful of criticising others, lest the same happen to you.Mocking is Catching was the title of a 1726 song by Henry Carey.Rate it:

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monster mashA particular dance danced to the novelty song Monster Mash.Rate it:

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one-hit wonderA recording artist known for only one hit song, especially after failing at subsequent attempts at success.Rate it:

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one-hit wonderA musical performer or musical group known for a single hit song, especially after failing at later attempts at success.Rate it:

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out on the tilesI've had a pint of bitter and now I'm feeling better and I'm out on the tiles." Led Zeppelin in their song "Out on the tiles", 1970.Rate it:

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play it by earTo play a song according to how it sounds, rather than from a written score.Rate it:

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road to damascusThat was my Road to Damascus moment. They played one hit after another and this is the song I remember most clearly.Rate it:

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sing alongA gathering or event where participants are encouraged to add their voices in song.Rate it:

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tomorrow is another dayTomorrow will bring new opportunities and a fresh start for one's endeavors.1600, author unknown, "Phillidaes Love-call to her Coridon, and his replying" (song), in England's Helicon, printed at London by I.R. for John Flasket:Phil. Yonder comes my Mother, Coridon,whether shall I flie?Cor. Under yonder Beech my lovely one,while she passeth by.Say to her thy true-Love was not heere,remember, remember,to morrow is another day:1896, Amelia E. Barr, A Knight of the Nets, ch. 8:"Well, well, my dear lass, to-night we cannot work, but we may sleep. . . . Keep a still heart tonight, and tomorrow is another day."1936, Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind, ch. 63:"Tomorrow, I'll think of some way to get him back. After all, tomorrow is another day."2005, Fran Schumer, "JERSEY: In Princeton, Taking On Harvard's Fuss About Women," New York Times, 19 June (retrieved 18 Aug. 2009):"Half of me is depressedRate it:

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TTTOInitialism of to the tune of : indicating the piece whose melody is borrowed for a new song.Rate it:

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