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give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeIt is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something, than to do something for them.
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by and byGradually,after a time
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to and froTo go back and forth; to alternate.
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and changeAnd some quantity, but less than the increment to the next round number.
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and countingUsed to show that the number previously mentioned is continuously changing, i.e. increasing or decreasing.
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and howUsed to strongly confirm preceding utterance.
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and shitUsed after a noun or list of nouns in place of "etc".
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and whatnotAnd so on; et cetera
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good andVery; exceptionally; utterly.
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bells and whistlesExtra features added for show rather than function; fancy additions or features.
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a gentleman and a scholarAn admirable person.
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safe and soundHaving come to no harm, especially after being exposed to danger.
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kicking and screamingWith extreme reluctance.
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a scholar and a gentlemanAn admirable person.
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above and beyondMore than is expected or required.
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all and sundryAll, everyone.
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all and sundryEach one.
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and so forthIndicates that a list continues in a similar manner.
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and so onIndicates that a list continues in a similar manner.
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and so onIndicates that a list continues in a similar manner.
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and then someUsed to confirm preceding utterance, while implying that what was said or asked is an understatement.
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apples and orangesSaid of a comparison of items that are not comparable.
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arm and a legA relatively high price for an item or service; an exorbitant price.
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assault and battery. This legal distinction exists only in jurisdictions that distinguish assault as threatened violence rather than actual violence.
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back and forthunsure
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bag and baggageAll one's possessions.
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beer and skittlesFun times.
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beer and skittlesSomething pleasurable.
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belt and suspendersRedundant systems, affording mutual backup in the event of one failing.
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betwixt and betweenNeither one thing nor the other.
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birds and beesInformal sex education, especially describing the sexual activity of animals rather than that of people.
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bits and bobsA random assortment of things; small remaining pieces and things.
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black and blueCovered in bruises.
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bread and butterBread spread with butter.
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bread and butterThat which is central or fundamental, as to one's business, survival, or income; a staple or cornerstone.
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buckle-up and beginStart with Confidence:
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bump and grindA combination of movements resembling such a dance, as in road racing, whitewater kayaking, or exercising; any activity involving prolonged jarring or shaking.
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bump and grindA sexually suggestive dance involving exaggerated hip movements, especially a striptease dance.
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by and largeMostly, generally; with few exceptions.
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carrot and stickSimultaneous rewards for good behavior and punishments for bad behavior.
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common-and-gardenOrdinary, standard.
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crash and burnTo fail utterly.
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cut and driedSimple, straightforward, clear, or certain.
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cut-and-thrustA vehement argument.
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day and ageA time period of years or more.
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day and nightAll the time; round the clock; unceasingly.
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divide and conquerA combination of political, military and economic strategies that aim to gain and maintain power by breaking up larger concentrations of power into chunks that individually have less power than the one implementing the strategy.(computing) Applied to various algorithms, such as quicksort, that solve a problem by splitting it recursively into smaller problems until all of the remaining problems are trivial.(as imperative, proverb) In order to rule securely, don't allow alliances of your enemies.
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down and outIn trouble; in a bad time or situation or having very bad luck.
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down-and-outerSomeone who is down and out.
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dribs and drabsA series of negligible amounts.
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