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act of CongressAuthorization that is extremely difficult to get, especially in a timely fashion.Rate it:

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sexual congressLoose translation of the title of Aristophanes' play Ecclesiazousae, more literally translated as Assemblywomen.Rate it:

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sexual congressIntercourse.Rate it:

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stamp outTo get rid of, eradicate.Rate it:

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could be written on the back of a postage stampIs very small or limited.Rate it:

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could fit on the back of a postage stampAlternative form of could be written on the back of a postage stampRate it:

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stamp dutyproperty taxRate it:

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stamp dutytax on documentsRate it:

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stamp onrepress, extinguishRate it:

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act upTo misbehave; to cause trouble.Rate it:

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got sb's act togetherbe serious or organizedRate it:

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act outTo express one's feelings through disruptive actions.Rate it:

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act as tourch bearerWhen someone play significant role in others lifeRate it:

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act outTo go through the process of a scene from a play, a charade or a pointless exercise.Rate it:

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get one's act togetherTo become serious, organized, worthwhile, etc.Rate it:

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act inActing in or as something. committing into some work.Rate it:

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act like a bull in a china shopTo act rudely or clumsily in a delicate situation.Rate it:

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act onTo act decisively on the basis of information received or deduced.Rate it:

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act one's ageTo be mature and not childish.Rate it:

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act upgive troubleRate it:

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act up toTo equal in action; to fulfill in practice.Rate it:

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act uponTo take action on the basis of information received or deduced.Rate it:

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balancing actAn effort to manage many conflicting or competing items or interests.Rate it:

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balancing actA performance that involves balancing things precariously and suspensefully.Rate it:

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caught in the actTo be found doing something that you weren't supposed to be doing, while you're doing it.Rate it:

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clean up one's actTo reform; to improve one's habits.Rate it:

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Dutch actSuicide.Rate it:

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get in on the actto become involved in something.Rate it:

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have one's act togetherTo be serious, organized, worthwhile, etc.Rate it:

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in the actIn the process of doing something; used to emphasize the eye-witness evidence.Rate it:

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read somebody the riot actTo scold or berate somebody; to reprimand.Rate it:

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read someone the riot actTo scold or berate somebody; to reprimand.Rate it:

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Read the Riot ActScold in a severe manner, or to give a warning to someoneRate it:

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a bridge too farA step or action that is too ambitious; an act of overreaching.Rate it:

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abide byTo accept a decision or law and act in accordance with it; to conform to; to acquiesce; as, to abide by an award.Rate it:

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airs and gracesTo act in a pretentious or pompous manner; to put on airs and graces, derogatory term for one acting above their social status.Rate it:

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be had upTo be accused of, or arrested for a criminal act.Rate it:

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be oneselfTo behave or act naturally, without regard to how this behavior is perceived by others.Rate it:

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bitch slappedThe act of slapping someone's face with the back of one's handRate it:

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chicken outlack nerves to actRate it:

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douchebagerryThe act of being aware of oneself behaving innapropriatley and continuing to do so.Rate it:

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duck outTo move or act so as to achieve avoidance, escape, or evasion.Rate it:

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go with the flowTo act as others are acting, conforming to common behavior patterns with an attitude of calm acceptance.Rate it:

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hold backTo act with reserve; to contain one's full measure or power.Rate it:

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jump the gunTo act or begin too soon or without due caution.Rate it:

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not to rewrite other people's wordsThe act of compromising to limiting ones word usage.Rate it:

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one for all, all for oneEach individual should act for the benefit of the group, and the group should act for the benefit of each individual.Rate it:

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quick on the drawCharacterized by rapid response, as to a verbal remark or to a new situation; quick to act.Rate it:

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take the libertyTo act on one's own authority.Rate it:

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to 'put out''put out'; To engage in 'heavy petting' or 'sexual congress'. a Depression expression, may be archaic:Rate it:

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