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party animalA person known for frequent, enthusiastic attendance at parties, especially one whose partying behavior is exuberant or excessive.Rate it:

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don't shit where you eat(idiomatic, vulgar) One should not cause trouble in a place, group, or situation in which one regularly finds oneself.1998 April 14, Nelson Navarro, "Ever faithful, ever true," Manila Standard (Philippines) (retrieved 12 Aug. 2011):The guiding principle is Don't shit where you eat. Office romances are always destructive of morale and objectivity.2003 Oct. 8, Jonathan Valania, "Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Pussy," Philadelphia Weekly (retrieved 12 Aug. 2011):Limbaugh was scheduled to deliver the keynote speech at the NAB convention in, of all places, Philadelphia, thus violating the cardinal law of the animal kingdom: Don't shit where you eat.2006 Sept. 19, Michael Musto, "NY Mirror," Village Voice (retrieved 12 Aug. 2011):Mitchell refused to indulge in on-set romances with either gender. "You don't shit where you eat," he told me, plainly.Rate it:

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mad with angerbecome angry like an animalRate it:

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muck outTo clean the excrement and other rubbish from the area where an animal is kept, such as a horse stable or a dog kennel.Rate it:

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sneak upTo approach a person or animal without being seen or heard.Rate it:

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knock outTo exhaust a personal or animal.Rate it:

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sneak up onTo approach a person or animal without being seen or heard.Rate it:

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abuse of distressa wrongful using of an animal or chattel distrained, by the distrainerRate it:

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bare one's teethOf an animal, to show one's teeth as a sign of aggression.Rate it:

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bed downTo put an animal to rest for the night.Rate it:

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blue-eyedOf a person or animal, having blue eyes.Rate it:

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calling cardExcrement, especially of a domestic animal.Rate it:

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chestnutA round or oval horny plate found on the inner side of the leg of a horse or other animal, similar to a birthmark on a human.Rate it:

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disagree withTo cause (a person or animal) to feel sick.Rate it:

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giant pandachinese animalRate it:

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granaryA storage facility for grain or sometimes animal feed.Rate it:

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his back is upHe is offended or angry; an expression or idea taken from a cat; that animal, when angry, always raising its back. An allusion also sometimes used to jeer a crooked man.Rate it:

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junkyard dogAn animal or person with an especially nasty and combative demeanor.Rate it:

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kick against the pricksTo kick back (of an animal etc.) against being goadedRate it:

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make hayTo cut grass to turn into hay for animal feed.Rate it:

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one-trick ponyA performing animal that knows only one trick.Rate it:

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open seasonA period of time during the calendar year when authorities within a jurisdiction permit the unrestricted hunting of one or more kinds of animal wildlife.Rate it:

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out of house and homeHelping Your Dog Adjust to a New Home, The Progressive Animal Welfare Society.Rate it:

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poop factoryAn animal whose defecation inconveniences humans.Rate it:

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poop machineAn animal whose defecation inconveniences humans.Rate it:

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put downTo administer euthanasia to, as an animal too old or ill to cure.Rate it:

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put one through one's pacesTo test several or all functions or training of a person, animal, machine, etc.Rate it:

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put out of one's miseryTo submit (a person or animal) to euthanasia.Rate it:

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rickle o' banesAn emaciated person or animal.Rate it:

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saddleA seat (tack) for a rider placed on the back of a horse or other animalRate it:

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saddleAn item of harness (harness saddle) placed on the back of a horse or other animalRate it:

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saddleTo put a saddle on an animal.Rate it:

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smell the barnTo experience heightened anticipation or to act with renewed speed or energy as one approaches a destination, goal, or other desired outcome, like a livestock animal at day's end returning to its barn.Rate it:

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snuggle bunnyA romantic partner, child, pet, stuffed animal, etc. which is an object of affection and which provides comfort through physical contact.Rate it:

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yellow-belliedPertaining to an animal or reptile that has a yellow belly.Rate it:

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