Found 1,299 phrases starting with T:


the rabbit diedA statement spoken to indicate one's own pregnancy, or that someone has found out they are pregnant.Rate it:
the rest is historyUsed to indicate that one does not need to give extra details about a story as it is too complicated or already well-known.Rate it:
the road to hell is paved with good intentionswell-intended acts can lead to disasterRate it:
the rubber meets the roadUsed other than as an idiom: see rubber, meet, road.Rate it:
the rubber meets the roadA place or circumstance at which the implementation of a plan or intent is to be achieved.Rate it:
the salt of the earthwonderfulRate it:
the screwing you get isn't worth the screwing you getAlternative form of the fucking you get isn't worth the fucking you get.Rate it:
the screwing you get isn't worth the screwing you takeAlternative form of the fucking you get isn't worth the fucking you get.Rate it:
the screwing you get isn't worth the screwing you're going to getAlternative form of the fucking you get isn't worth the fucking you get.Rate it:
the shoe is on the other footThe roles of people in a situation have been reversed, such the advantage has shifted to a party which was previously disadvantaged.Rate it:
the shoemaker's children go barefootOne often neglects those closest to oneself.Rate it:
the showThe major leagues.Rate it:
the sky is the limitNothing is impossible or out of reachRate it:
the sky is the moonA new modern combination of "the sky is the limit" and "shoot for the moon".Rate it:
the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak(proverbs) For much as one wishes to achieve something, the frailties of the human body often make it impossible.Rate it:
the straw that broke the camel's backA small and seemingly insignificant addition to a burden that renders it too much to bear; the small thing which causes failure, or causes inability or unwillingness to endure any more of something.Rate it:
the terrorists will have wonPhrase used following a description of an activity to indicate that if that activity is not continued or carried out, those who seek to disrupt normal activities through terror will have succeeded, an which is an unacceptable result.Rate it:
the thing isUsed to introduce the main point or issueRate it:
the thing of itThe important point to consider.Rate it:
the three components of art are : 1. mere catharsis and cathexis, 2. (etc. )Cathexis : 2 major definitions, one being psychoanalytic in nature. Very rarely used in speech or in it's written form. Cathexis : what a fascinating word. Even the sound of it is unusual.Rate it:
the upper handAn advantage or lead.Rate it:
the way to a man's heart is through his stomachCooking for a man is a good way to win his affections.Rate it:
the wheel turnsTime moves forward; circumstances change; life continues.Rate it:
the wheels fell offSomething failed, often after a laborious, tiring process.Rate it:
the whistle does not pull the trainAlternative form of it's not the whistle that pulls the train.Rate it:
the whistle doesn't pull the trainAlternative form of it's not the whistle that pulls the train.Rate it:
the whole nine yardsAll the way; with everything done completely or thoroughly.Rate it:
the whole nine yardsAnd everything. Often used, like etc., to finish out a list.Rate it:
the whole shooting matchEverything; the entire collection, endeavor, or activity.Rate it:
the whole world and his dogEverybody; too many people; a huge crowd.Rate it:
the world is one's lobster(UK, humorous) intentional misrendering of the proverb "the world is one's oyster"Rate it:
the world is one's oysterAll opportunities are open to someone, the world is theirs.Rate it:
the world is one's oysterIn order to achieve something in this world, one has to grab the opportunity.Rate it:
the world overAll over the world; globally; throughout the world.Rate it:
them's the breaks(idiomatic) That is the way things happen; that's life.Rate it:
them's the factsThat's the truth, that's how it is; frequently used in reference to an unfortunate truth.Rate it:
then againFrom another point of view; on the other hand; on second thought.Rate it:
then and thereRight at that moment in time.Rate it:
there and backOne or for a round trip journey, literal or figurative.Rate it:
there are many ways to skin a catAlternative form of there's more than one way to skin a cat.Rate it:
there are none so blind as those who will not seeUnderstanding cannot be forced on someone who chooses to be ignorant.Rate it:
there are plenty more fish in the seaThere are many more potential opportunities available.Rate it:
there are plenty of fish in the seaThere are many more potential opportunities available.Rate it:
there are two sides to every questionOne should not make a judgement until one hears the other side.Rate it:
there but for the grace of god go iA recognition that others' misfortune could be one's own, if it weren't for the blessing/kindness/luck bestowed by fate or the Divine.Man's fate is in God's hands.More generally, our fate is not entirely in our own hands.Rate it:
there for everyone to seeVery obvious, easily discernedRate it:
there is an exception to every ruleUsually said in a situation when the rule is incorrect and unusable.Rate it:
there is nothing new under the sunThere is nothing truly novel in existence. Every new idea has some sort of precedent or echo from the past.Rate it:
there is reason in the roasting of eggsThere is a reason behind even the most odd and seemingly unnecessary action.Rate it:
there may be snow on the rooftop but there is fire in the furnaceEven if a person is in his or her senior years, with gray hair, he or she can still have ambition and energy, especially sexual energy.Rate it:

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