Found 919 phrases starting with G:


ghost at the feastA presence that mars one's enjoyment by causing guilt or reviving unwelcome memories.Rate it:
ghost of a chanceusually negative meaning is will not happen.Rate it:
ghost trainfairground attractionRate it:
GI cantrash cans that are galvanizedRate it:
GI canused to refer sardonically to shells fired by the German Army in World War IRate it:
giant pandachinese animalRate it:
gift horseAn apparent gift, that has substantial associated costs.Rate it:
gift of the gabThe ability to talk readily, glibly, and convincingly.Rate it:
gild the lilyTo embellish or improve something unnecessarily; to add superfluous attributes to something.Rate it:
gild the lilyadd unnecessary ornamentationRate it:
gimme a fiveA request to receive a high five.Rate it:
gin and tonicalcoholic drinkRate it:
gin rummycard gameRate it:
ginger beersoft drinkRate it:
ginger knoba male redhead, a ginger-haired male.Rate it:
ginger nutsbiscuitsRate it:
ginger snapbiscuitRate it:
gird up one's loinsTo prepare oneself for something demanding.Rate it:
give 'em enough ropeAllow one to function unhindered, or without further overbearing oversight.Rate it:
give 110%Make the maximum possible effortRate it:
give 110%25Make the maximum possible effort.Rate it:
give a f**To care.Rate it:
give a fuckto care.Rate it:
give a good account of oneselfTo act in a creditable manner.Rate it:
give a man a fishShortened form of give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeRate it:
give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeIt is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something, than to do something for them.Rate it:
give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeIt is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something than to do it for them.Rate it:
give a person lineto allow a person more or less liberty until it is convenient to stop or check him/her, like a hooked fish that swims away with the lineRate it:
give a rat's arseTo care; to have or show an interest.Rate it:
give a ringOn the telephone.Rate it:
give a shitTo care, often used in the negative.Rate it:
give a shiteTo care; mind; consider importantRate it:
give a sneck possetTo fasten the door latch.Rate it:
give a sneck possetTo give someone a cold reception; to close the door on someone; to reject them.Rate it:
give and takeA process of compromise or accommodation.Rate it:
give as good as one getsTo behave toward others in a manner resembling or commensurate with their behavior towards oneself, especially in a situation where one is insulted or otherwise ill-treated.Rate it:
give away the storeTo transact, trade, or negotiate badly, by paying, providing, or conceding too much to the other party.Rate it:
give backTo return, restore (a thing to its original owner or location etc.).Rate it:
give backTo contribute money, goods, or, especially, services for charitable purposes, as if in return for one's own success.Rate it:
give backTo recede; to retreat.Rate it:
give battleTo engage in warfare; to attack or fight with military force.Rate it:
give birthTo invent a new idea.Rate it:
give birthTo produce new life into the world; to have a baby. Transitive when used with to.Rate it:
give chaseTo chase or pursue a person.Rate it:
give curryAngrily.Rate it:
give earDante Gabriel Rosetti, A Death-Parting, lines 5-6.Rate it:
give earTo listen: to devote one's attention to an auditory event.Rate it:
give faceTo honor; to pay respect.Rate it:
give headTo perform oral sex on another person.Rate it:
give heedPay attention to.Rate it:

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