Found 744 phrases starting with A:

at workAt one's workplace.Rate it:
at workWorking, in the process of doing work.Rate it:
Athanasian wenchA sexually promiscuous or loose woman, willing to have sexual intercourse with "whoever wants to".Rate it:
atom bombnuclear weaponRate it:
atomic cocktailA drinkable liquid containing a radioactive substance, used in health care either as a diagnostic aid or as a treatment, especially for cancer of the thyroid.Rate it:
atomic cocktailA mixed alcoholic beverage, created in Las Vegas, USA, in the mid-20th century.Rate it:
atta girlAlternative spelling of attagirl.Rate it:
attaboyUsed to show encouragement or approval to a boy or man.Rate it:
attaboyA cry of "attaboy"; an accolade.Rate it:
attack is the best form of defenceIn a battle, attacking the opposition first is better than waiting for them to attack.Rate it:
attagalAlternative spelling of attagirl.Rate it:
attagirlUsed to show encouragement or approval to a girl or woman. Female version of attaboy.Rate it:
attention whoreAn individual that routinely solicits attention through inappropriate tactics and provocationRate it:
attention whoreTo seek attention through inappropriate means or to an excessive degree.Rate it:
attic saltpointed and delicate wit.Rate it:
au faitfully informed;Rate it:
auction offTo sell something at an auction.Rate it:
aunt floColloquialism for the time of a month when a woman is menstruating.Rate it:
aunt fuckerMotherfucker (generic term of abuse).Rate it:
aunt fuckerUsed other than as an idiom: see aunt, fucker.Rate it:
aunt sallya figure drawing criticism or ridicule; a straw man.Rate it:
autem bawlerA parson.Rate it:
autem cacklerDissenters of every denomination.Rate it:
autem dipperAnabaptist.Rate it:
autem diverPickpockets who practice in churches; also churchwardens and overseers of the poor.Rate it:
autem goglerPretended French prophet.Rate it:
autem mortA married woman; also a female beggar with several children hired or borrowed to excite charity.Rate it:
autem quaverQuaker.Rate it:
auto fill formEnter information into fields. Save information for future useRate it:
avant la lettreAn example of a term before the term was coined. Describing a term used anachronistically.Rate it:
avast there!Attention all hands!Rate it:
average bearThe norm; an average person; Used in comparisonsRate it:
average joeAlternative spelling of average Joe.Rate it:
average upto calculate an average or rough figure.Rate it:
avoid like the plagueTo shun, or evade if at all possible.Rate it:
avoir du pois layStealing brass weights off the counters of shops.Rate it:
aw14Autumn/Winter 2014 - used in the fashion industry to mean the designer's autumn/winder collection.Rate it:
await prince charmingFemales who seem not interested in the company of men and possible marriage offer many reasons, explanations, excuses and apologies.Rate it:
away gameAn athletic contest played in the opposing team's geographic area.Rate it:
away with the fairiesNot with it, dreaming, not all there.Rate it:
awesome sauceUsed other than as an idiom: see awesome, sauce.Rate it:
awesome sauceThe essence of awesomeness.Rate it:
awesome sauceSomething which is awesome, cool or spectacular.Rate it:
aye aye, sirThe correct and seamanlike reply, onboard a Royal Navy (or U.S. Navy) ship, on receipt of an order from someone of senior rank or authority. It means "I understand the command and hasten to comply with the order."Rate it:

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