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trench mouthAcute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, a severe bacterial infection of the gums, typically characterized by inflammation, bleeding, deep ulceration, necrotized tissue, pain, fever, enlarged lymph nodes, fatigue, and halitosis.
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seagull approachThe occurence of casual, ill-informed and hasty decisions or comments made by outside authorities who lack an understanding of the local issues or a real understanding of the facts of a particular situ.
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shotgun approachAn approach in which the subject is indiscriminate and haphazard, using breadth, spread, or quantity in lieu of accuracy, planning, etc.
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on the right trackUsing the correct general approach to a particular task or problem; pursuing something in a promising way.
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bear downTo approach another vessel from windward.
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bear down onTo approach someone in a very determined way.
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sneak upTo approach a person or animal without being seen or heard.
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come upTo come towards, to approach.
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hit onTo flirt with; to approach and speak to (someone), seeking romance, love, sex, etc.
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sneak up onTo approach a person or animal without being seen or heard.
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throw downTo fight, incite to fight, or approach with the intent to fight; to make a stand.
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bark up the wrong treeTo attempt or pursue the wrong thing; to take the wrong approach; to follow a false lead.
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do one's damnedestTo do one's utmost; to make every effort or to try every possible approach or way.
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do one's darnedestTo do one's utmost; to make every effort or to try every possible approach or way.
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don't dilly-dally aroundDilly-Dally' Means To approach A Task Or Challenge With An Attitude Of Playfulness, Very Relaxed, Unimportant Viewpoint, 'Whatever? ? ? ?
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draw onTo approach, come nearer, as evening.
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not touch something with a ten foot poleTo approach something or someone.
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now you're cookingA phrase, often given in response, meaning that the subject has switched to a more suitable or more efficient approach.
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play it safeTo take a cautious, risk-free approach.
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shoot oneself in the footTo deliberately sabotage an activity in order to avoid obligation, though it causes personal suffering. Origins in first world war trench warfare.
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verge onTo approach or come close to something; to border or be on the edge of something.
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