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grace periodA length of time during which rules or penalties do not take effect or are withheld.Rate it:

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ancient historyThat which happened a long time ago and not worth discussing any more.Rate it:

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dawn of a new dayA new beginning; a fresh start; an important, promising turning point.Rate it:

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for onceFor the first time, after many instances to the contrary; in a rare exception to the rule; as an exception to the usual.Rate it:

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pick upTo point out (a person's behaviour, habits or actions),in a critical manner.Rate it:

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T-minusUsually specifies the remaining time until some future event.Rate it:

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day or nightAt any time; 24/7Rate it:

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keep one's eye on the ballMy ethos has always been to be very straight with people, tell it as it is. It doesn't often make people happy but I found that over a period of time it's better to be that way. So being straight, also being very focused on your objectives, keep your eye on the ball and not get deflected away from it.Rate it:

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a lie comes back sooner or laterYou can't run from a lie, it will return to you at some point.Rate it:

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around the clockAll the time or seemingly all the time; constantly.Rate it:

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érase una vezonce upon a timeRate it:

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from can see to can't seeFrom the time when it is barely light enough to see until there is no light remaining whatsoever: from sunup to sundown, from dawn to duskRate it:

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hang (hang with)Spend time in the company of someone.Rate it:

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one who hesitates is lostA person who spends too much time contemplating what to do may miss a valuable but fleeting opportunity.Rate it:

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poison-pen letterA missive which is malicious, insulting, and/or defamatory toward a person, organization, or point of view, especially one which is unsigned.Rate it:

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quick-and-dirtyDone or constructed in a hasty, approximate, temporarily adequate manner, but not exact, fully formed, or reliable for a long period of time.Rate it:

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shots firedUsed as an indication of or response to an insult, often to the point of starting a fight or argument.Rate it:

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slip under the radarTo go unnoticed, especially for a long period of time.Rate it:

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twist in the windTo wait for an uncomfortably long period of time.Rate it:

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'tis the seasonIndicating that it is the time of year around Christmas, and that things associated with that time period are happening or likely to happen.Rate it:

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(2) cavere (in iure) (Off. 2. 65)to point out what precautions, what formal steps must be taken to insure immunity.Rate it:

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23 skidoo[c. 1908-1923] To leave, particularly quickly or at an advantageous time.Rate it:

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a cold day in JulyThe time of occurrence of an event that will never happen.Rate it:

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à demain les affaires sérieusesI will not be bothered with business to-day; Time enough for business to-morrow.Rate it:

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à laver la tête d’un maure (or, d’un âne, or, d’un nègre) on y perd sa lessiveTo endeavour to teach a fool is a waste of time.Rate it:

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à l’heure qu’il est il doit savoir la nouvelleBy this time no doubt he has heard the news.Rate it:

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a pick-upA female whom frequents venues where males spend their spare time in billiards, drinking, lounging and where she seeks temporary companionship for ulterior motives.Rate it:

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a proposito aberrare, declinare, deflectere, digredi, egredito digress from the point at issue.Rate it:

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a week from next TuesdaySome unspecified time in the future.Rate it:

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achilles' heela weak point or fault in someone or something otherwise perfect or excellentRate it:

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ad diem constitutamat the appointed time.Rate it:

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ad exiguum tempusfor a short time.Rate it:

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ad felicitatem (magnus) cumulus accedit ex aliqua rehis crowning happiness is produced by a thing; the culminating point of his felicity is...Rate it:

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ad horam compositamat the time agreed on.Rate it:

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ad propositum reverti, redireto come back to the point.Rate it:

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ad rei publicae rationes aliquid referreto consider a thing from a political point of view.Rate it:

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ad rem redireto come back to the point.Rate it:

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ad tempus adesseto be there at a given time.Rate it:

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aetate (temporibus) Periclisin the time of Pericles.Rate it:

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against the clockIn a time-restricted manner, to meet a deadline, hurriedly, timed.Rate it:

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Aha-ErlebnisAn "aha experience". An experience which gives a sudden insight, solution or answer to a problem that has troubled someone for some time.Rate it:

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aliquid ab aliquo impetrareto gain one's point with any one.Rate it:

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aliquid alicui probare (or c. Acc. c. Inf.)to prove one's point to a person's satisfaction.Rate it:

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aliquid felicitatem magno cumulo augethis crowning happiness is produced by a thing; the culminating point of his felicity is...Rate it:

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aliquid felicitatis cumulum afferthis crowning happiness is produced by a thing; the culminating point of his felicity is...Rate it:

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aliquid in aliud tempus, in posterum differreto put off till another time; to postpone.Rate it:

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all alongThe entire time; always.Rate it:

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all at onceAll at the same time; all together.Rate it:

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all kidding asideUsed to attempt to make a serious point in a jocular conversation.Rate it:

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all the whileAt the same time as, usually over an extended period.Rate it:

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