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end upTo conclude, turn out, sometimes unexpectedly.
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bitter endThat part of an anchor cable which is abaft the bitts and thus remains onboard when a ship is riding at anchor.
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bitter endThe end of a long and difficult process.
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business endThe part of a tool or other similar item, that is physically used for its operation, rather than the part which is held.
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dead endA path or strategy that goes nowhere or is blocked on one end.
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dead endcul-de-sac
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deep endA situation where expertise or experience is required.
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deep endThe part of a swimming pool with relatively deep water.
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end ofA short form of end of story.
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end upTo arrive at a destination, sometimes unexpectedly.
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end upTo eventually do.
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loose endA small job that needs to be done, or minor problem that needs to be resolved, before a task can be considered complete.
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loose endThe end of a rope that has not been fastened.
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on endRemarkably long; continuously.
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on endUpright; erect; endways.
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wits' endA. 1911, John Muir, in John Muir and Michael P. Branch, John Muir's Last Journey: South to the Amazon and East to Africa, 2002, page 138.
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wits' endLimit of one's sanity or mental capacity; point of desperation.
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stand on endTo stand erect, bristle, especially from fear.
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to that endFor that reason, with that goal, intending to produce that result.
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play aroundTo behave in a silly, or childish, or irresponsible way.
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play downTo make or attempt to make something seem less important, likely, or obvious.
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play upTo misbehave.
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play alongTo take part in a charade, deception, or practical joke.
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play aroundTo engage in sexual practices outside of marriage.
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child's playSomething particularly simple or easy.
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grandstand playA successful play or other manoeuvre during a sporting competition in which one or more players shows off unnecessarily in order to entertain or impress the spectators.
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play aroundTo work with in a non-serious manner.
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play ballAn expression used at the beginning of a game of baseball.
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play ballTo start anything tumultuous.
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play ballTo work together; to cooperate.
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play dumbTo pretend to be mute.
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play dumbTo pretend to be slow-witted or lacking in specific knowledge, usually in order to avoid responsibility or to gain some advantage.
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play gamesTo deceive, to lie about one's intentions.
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play hardballTo act rough and ruthless, especially in politics or business.
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play hardballTo use every means possible to achieve a goal, especially in disregarding the harm caused.
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play hookeyTo be absent without permission, especially from school.
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play hookyTo miss school, work, or other duties without permission or an excuse.
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play possumTo dissemble or to feign ignorance; to disguise or conceal something in order to deceive.
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play possumTo feign death; to remain quiet and still to escape attention or remain undetected; to lay low.
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play possumTo feign sleep, illness, etc.
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play upTo make or attempt to make something appear more important, likely or obvious; to showcase or highlight.
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get one's end awayTo have sex.
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arse end of nowhereA very remote place.
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end of the lineFinal cessation or discontinuance of a process, institution, or person, especially one which has existed for a considerable period of time; death.
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end of the lineThe termination point of a railway or similar transportation system.
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end of the worldAny change that seems catastrophic or devastating.
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end of the worldEnd of habitability for life on Earth.
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end of the worldEnd of humanity.
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end of the worldEnd of the planet Earth.
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hold up one's endI'm holding up my end and you had better hold up yours.
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