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breath of fresh airSomething relieving, refreshing, or new.Rate it:

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a fresh fucked fox in a forest fireSomething which is extremely hot, in any sense. Hot weather, sexual arousal, one who is wanted by the police, etc. are all described as "hotter than..." or "as hot as a fresh fucked fox in a forest fire",Rate it:

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under one's breathSoftly, so as not to be heard.Rate it:

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don't hold your breathdon't hold your breathRate it:

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draw one's last breathTo die.Rate it:

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fresh as a daisyVery fresh; well-rested.Rate it:

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fresh as a roseExtremely fresh.Rate it:

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fresh country eggsUsed other than as an idiom: see fresh, country, eggs.Rate it:

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fresh country eggsA common way to describe ordinary chicken eggs on a breakfast menu, especially in expensive restaurants and hotels.Rate it:

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fresh legsSomebody who has yet to play in a match, and therefore has plenty of energy.Rate it:

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fresh meatA person or group of people who arouse one's interest, either as a new target for deception, humiliation or ridicule, or as a potential love interest or one night stand.Rate it:

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fresh meatAny newcomer.Rate it:

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fresh off the boatNewly arrived from a foreign place, especially as an immigrant who is still unfamiliar with the customs and language of his or her new environment.Rate it:

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fresh out ofOf someone who has recently left one stage of life to begin another.Rate it:

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fresh startA new beginning, without prejudices.Rate it:

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fresh-facedlooking young and healthyRate it:

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get freshTo flirt.Rate it:

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hold one's breathTo inhale and then intentionally close the epiglottis so that one's breath is not exhaled.Rate it:

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hold one's breathTo wait, as if breathlessly.Rate it:

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in the same breathSaid or done almost simultaneously, in one sequence.Rate it:

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save one's breathTo refrain from speech.Rate it:

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take a breathTo inhale and subsequently exhale air.Rate it:

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waste breathTo speak in a manner which is needless or futile; in discussion or argument to make points which are not appreciated or heeded.Rate it:

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with baited breathawaiting an event with great anticipation, expectation, and with 'baited breath'!Rate it:

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with bated breathwith bated breathRate it:

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with bated breathEagerly; with great anticipation.Rate it:

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troun de l’airVieux juron provençal.Rate it:

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air outTo expose to air; to leave open or spread out, as to allow odor or moisture to dissipate.Rate it:

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air outTo discuss in the open.Rate it:

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walking on airvery happyRate it:

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air bagcar's safety deviceRate it:

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air bedinflatable mattressRate it:

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air commodoreRAF officerRate it:

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air one's dirty laundry in publicto reveal one's secrets to the public.Rate it:

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air rageDisruptive behaviour on an aircraft.Rate it:

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build castles in the airTo imagine visionary projects or schemes; to daydream; to have an idle fancy, a pipe dream or any plan, desire, or idea that is unlikely to be realized.Rate it:

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castle in the airA visionary project or scheme; a day-dream; an idle fancy; a pipe dream; any plan, desire, or idea that is unlikely to be ever realized; a near impossibility.Rate it:

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catch airTo make a jump.Rate it:

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catch big airSuperlative of catch air; make a big jump high off the ground.Rate it:

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dead airAn unintended interruption in a radio broadcast during which there is no sound; a similar interruption of a television broadcast in which there is neither sound nor a video signal.Rate it:

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full of hot airTalking a lot, especially without saying anything of value or meaning.Rate it:

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get some airTo invigorate oneself by breathing refreshing outdoor air, especially after departing from a building or other enclosed space for this purpose.Rate it:

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hot airboastful talkRate it:

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hot airempty talkRate it:

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into thin airImmediately and inexplicably out of sight.Rate it:

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lighter than airReference; Aircraft which maintain 'lift' because of 'gasses', 'hot vapors', 'heated air'; e.g. Blimps, Dirigibles, 'Hot-Air' Balloons: Able to lift objects, beings with weight greater than the Aircraft itself:Rate it:

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nose in the airThe body language most of us have experienced when a friend passes you in public and with head tilted back and nose in the air gives you a first class snub!Rate it:

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on airbroadcastRate it:

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out of thin airFrom non-existent resources.Rate it:

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thin airAn unknown location.Rate it:

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