Found 113 phrases starting with RO:


roach coachWhimsically, a catering or food truck.Rate it:
road appleHorse manure, especially when deposited on a road.Rate it:
road hogaggressive driverRate it:
road hogselfish driverRate it:
road movieA film in which much of the action takes place during a journey, especially one involving overland travel.Rate it:
road to damascusA road to Damascus moment, or change, is an important point in someone's life where a great change, or reversal, of ideas or beliefs occurs.Rate it:
road to damascusThat was my Road to Damascus moment. They played one hit after another and this is the song I remember most clearly.Rate it:
roadwarriorA person who carries a mobile device such as a laptop or PDA and uses wireless internet connections to work.Rate it:
roadwarriorAlternative spelling of road warrior.Rate it:
rob peter to pay paulTo solve a problem in a way that makes another problem worse.Rate it:
rob the cradleTo marry or become romantically involved with a much younger person.Rate it:
rob the cradleTo use a young person for a purpose inappropriate to his or her age.Rate it:
robber baronEspecially in the 19th-century and early 20th-century, a business tycoon who had great wealth and influence but whose methods were morally questionable.Rate it:
robber baronIn Europe, an aristocrat who charged exorbitant fees or otherwise exacted money from people who journeyed across land or waterways which he controlled.Rate it:
rock bottomThe very lowest possible level.Rate it:
rock houndA person who collects rocks and minerals from the natural environment as a hobby.Rate it:
rock onAn expression of celebration.Rate it:
rock onTo party to rock music.Rate it:
rock out with one's cock outTo enjoy oneself immensely, to partyRate it:
rock salmonhussRate it:
rock solidPhysically very solid; very difficult to moveRate it:
rock solidVery dependableRate it:
rock the boatTo disturb the status quo or go against rules or conventions, as in an effort to get attention.Rate it:
rock the houseTo jam at a concert, get down.Rate it:
rock upTo work one's way vertically up a chimney or cleft using a rocking movement.Rate it:
rock upTo turn up to a place or function unexpectedly, or without notice or prior warning.Rate it:
rocket scienceAnything overly complex, detailed or confusing.Rate it:
rocket scienceThe science or study of rockets and their design.Rate it:
rocket scientistOne specializing in the science or study of rockets and their design.Rate it:
rocket scientistSomeone qualified to understand or handle that which is overly complex, detailed or confusing; a genius.Rate it:
rocket upto increase sharply.Rate it:
rocking horsetoyRate it:
rocking horse shitA metaphor for something exceedingly rare or, more likely, nonexistent.Rate it:
rocking-horse shitAlternative form of rocking horse shit.Rate it:
rod for one's backThe means of one's own punishment or downfall.Rate it:
roger thatReceived (used in radio communications to acknowledge that a message has been received and understood)Rate it:
roger thatUsed to acknowledge receipt and understanding of a messageRate it:
rogues' galleryA set of pictures of convicted or suspected criminals used in law enforcement investigations to help witnesses identify suspects.Rate it:
rogues' galleryA group of lawbreakers or other disreputable characters.Rate it:
roll aroundto move about on the ground while rotating and turning one's bodyRate it:
roll aroundto be considered, without much coherence, in someone's mindRate it:
roll aroundTo indulge in sexual intercourse (with)Rate it:
roll aroundto happen, occur, take placeRate it:
roll back the yearsTo produce a sense of nostalgiaRate it:
roll down the windowsTo flail one's arms in a circular motion when off-balance, as to mimic the act of rolling down a car window.Rate it:
roll in one's graveUsed other than as an idiom: see roll, in, one's, grave.Rate it:
roll in one's graveAlternative form of turn in one's grave.Rate it:
roll in the aislesTo laugh uproariously.Rate it:
roll in wealthTo be very rich.Rate it:
roll off the tongueTo proceed into oral expression in a manner which is fluent, appealing, or glib.Rate it:

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