Found 1,004 phrases starting with P:


p'd offAnnoyed, irritated, angry; depressed, fed up.
p'd offpaid off
pachydermA member of the obsolete taxonomic group Pachydermata, grouping of thick-skinned, hoofed animals such as the rhinoceros, hippopotamus, elephant, pig and horse.
pachydermSomeone who is insensitive.
pachydermSomeone with thick skin. It is used for animals such as an elephant or a hippopotamus.
pachydermWhat others say about him or her.
pack a punchTo be capable of throwing a strong punch.
pack a punchTo have a swift and powerful effect or to be capable of having such an effect.
pack awayTo store away, place out of the way, or stash, especially for the longer term.
pack awayTo eat a great deal.
pack fudgeto perform homosexual anal sex.
pack heatTo carry one or more handguns on one's person, especially in a concealed manner.
pack into give up, to quit
pack into include (especially of a large amount)
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pack on the poundsTo gain weight, especially as a result of vigorous or excessive eating.
pack upTo give in.
pack upTo clear away.
pack upTo put back together.
pack upTo move one's residence.
pack upTo prepare for shipping, as a gift.
packed to the gillsAlternative form of to the gills.
packed to the raftersCompletely full; packed
packing heatCarrying one or more firearms on one's person, especially in a concealed manner.
pad outto add something extra to something to make it appear more substantial
pad outto sleep or go to bed
paid upsimple past tense and past participle of pay up
paid upFully paid.
paid upFull-fledged, wholehearted.
pain and sufferingUsed other than as an idiom: see pain, suffering.
pain and sufferingA species of damages that one may recover for physical or mental pain that results from a wrong done.
pain in the assSomething that causes discomfort or is otherwise troublesome.
pain in the buttA nuisance; a source of trouble or annoyance.
pain in the neckSomeone or something which is annoying, irritating or inconvenient.
paint oneself into a cornerTo create a predicament or problem for oneself; to do something that leaves one with no good alternatives or solutions.
paint the town redTo party or celebrate in a rowdy, wild manner, especially in a public place.
paint the wagonTo get things done.
paint with a broad brushTo describe a class of objects or a kind of phenomenon in general terms, without specific details and without attention to individual variations.
painting rocksPointless or futile work organised by the government, supposedly to increase employment but in fact merely disguising the unemployment level.
palace politicsThe relationships and interactions of top-level officials, advisors and other powerbrokers within a government, especially as involving internal rivalry and intrigue.
pale in comparisonto appear unimportant in relation to something else.
pale rider"The Pale Rider"; another name for Death, "The Grim Reaper", "the angel of death"; and one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
palm offTo attempt to pass off a counterfeit or inferior product as genuine.
palmed the ticketSharpie' kept his ticket, volunteered to 'Draw the Winning Ticket', reached into the barrel and withdrew his own 'winning ticket': It happened at the 'Marvin'' theater:
pan outBy swirling dirt or crushed rock in a pan of water, in the manner of a traditional prospector seeking gold.
pan outTo succeed; to proceed according to plan; to result or end up.
pancake dayshrove tuesday
paperA newspaper or anything used as such .
paperA sheet material used for writing on or printing on , usually made by draining cellulose fibres from a suspension in water.
paperA written document that reports scientific or academic research and is usually subjected to peer review before publication in a scientific journal or in the proceedings of a scientific or academic meeting .

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