Found 51 phrases starting with DU:


duck outTo depart quickly or exit abruptly, especially in a manner which does not attract notice and before a meeting, event, etc. has concluded.Rate it:
duck outTo depart quickly or exit abruptly by way of, especially in a manner which does not attract notice and before a meeting, event, etc. has concluded.Rate it:
duck outTo move or act so as to achieve avoidance, escape, or evasion.Rate it:
duck soupEasy, or a piece of cake.Rate it:
duck testfor application of common sense and/or intuition regardless of technical parameters.Rate it:
due courseA. 1399, Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales.Rate it:
due courseA. 1735, Jonathan Swift, Gulliver's Travels.Rate it:
due courseA. 1803, Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey.Rate it:
due courseRegular or appropriate passage or occurrence.Rate it:
due tobecause ofRate it:
due tobecause ofRate it:
due tocaused byRate it:
duke it outTo argue heavily or at length.Rate it:
duke it outTo fight, especially with the fists.Rate it:
dull as dishwaterBoring; ordinary.Rate it:
dull as ditchwaterAlternative form of dull as dishwater.Rate it:
duly notedIn a due, fit, or becoming manner; as it ought to be; properly.Rate it:
dumb as a bag of hammersRemarkably stupid.Rate it:
dumb as a box of rocksVery stupidRate it:
dumb as a postAn Unkind Expression Relative To The Immediate Response/No-Response Of An Individual to The 'Needs' Of the Instant Moment.Rate it:
dumb bunnyA stupid person.Rate it:
dumb downTo become simpler in expression or content; to become unacceptably simplistic.Rate it:
dumb downTo convey some subject matter in simple terms, avoiding technical or academic language, especially in a way that is considered condescending.Rate it:
dumb shitAlternative spelling of dumbshit.Rate it:
dumb shitAlternative spelling of dumbshit.Rate it:
dumb waiterrestaurant liftRate it:
Dumb-ShikDumb-ShikRate it:
dumber than a door-nailSomeone who is just stupid, and doesn't even know what doornail means anyway so isn't really insulted by the term anyway.Rate it:
dummy outFrom a video game in the process of localizing that game from a foreign country.Rate it:
dummy runA trial or practice before the real attempt.Rate it:
dummy spitThe act of overreacting (as an adult) to a situation childishly, in an angry or frustrated manner.Rate it:
dummy upTo make a mock-up or prototype version of something, without some or all off its intended functionality.Rate it:
dummy upTo not answer questions.Rate it:
dump onTo dump (finish a relationship with someone)Rate it:
dump one's loadTo ejaculate, cum, inseminate, or defecateRate it:
Dunkirk spiritThe spirit of the British public pulling together to overcome times of adversity.Rate it:
dunnoEquivalent to, eg: "I don't know".Rate it:
dunnoEquivalent to, e.g.: "I don't know".Rate it:
dust bunnyA small clump of dust, fluff, hair, particles of skin, etc. that tends to accumulate indoors in areas that are not regularly dusted, such as under heavy furniture.Rate it:
dust mouseA dust bunny.Rate it:
dust offTo remove dust from something.Rate it:
dust offTo use something after a long time without it.Rate it:
dust off a batterfor a pitcher to throw a pitch at or near the batter, typically to frighten the batter or to have him stand farther away from home plate.Rate it:
dusty millerA formulaic phrase for a miller, related to the dust generated in the milling process.Rate it:
dusty millerOne of several species of plants with leaves of a dusty appearance: Centaurea cineraria, Senecio cineraria, and Lychnis coronaria.Rate it:
Dutch actSuicide.Rate it:
Dutch courageThe courage or bravado induced by alcohol; pot-valiancy.Rate it:
Dutch courageAn alcoholic drink, taken to bolster one's courage.Rate it:
Dutch reckoningA (falsified) bill that is not itemised, and that is unjustifiably high.Rate it:
Dutch reckoninga false or incorrect reckoning of position.Rate it:

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