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extra pair of handsThe assistance of another person.
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go the extra mileTo make an extra effort; to do a particularly good job.
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bells and whistlesExtra features added for show rather than function; fancy additions or features.
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beauty sleepExtra sleep or a special nap.
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excess baggageLuggage which exceeds the allowable size or weight (as for an airline flight or train trip), and for which an extra fee must therefore be paid.
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flog a dead horseTo attempt to get extra work out of a ship's crew during the dead horse period.
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for good measureAs a precaution; just in case; added as an extra.
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forty winksSleep, extra sleep, or a nap.
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go out of one's wayTo make an extra effort.
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happy as a larkVery happy (sometimes with the extra connotations of being carefree or unaware of grimmer realities).
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make sureTo verify; to recheck; to use extra care or caution.
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moo-burgerA hamburg cooked extra rare.
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├▒apathe little something extra
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no frillsBasic or simple; providing only what is necessary, without anything extra or fancy.
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pad outto add something extra to something to make it appear more substantial
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spare tireAn extra wheel or tire carried as a replacement in case of a flat.
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spare tyreAn extra tyre carried in case one of the vehicle's tyres is damaged or deflated.
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spear carrierA person in a play or movie with a minimal part; an extra.
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special deliveryA kind of postal service in which, for an extra fee, letters and packages are delivered in a highly expedited manner by a special courier.
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stuff the ballot boxTo commit fraud in an election by depositing extra or otherwise illegitimate ballots into the container holding voters' ballots, in an attempt to predetermine the outcome.
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the rest is historyUsed to indicate that one does not need to give extra details about a story as it is too complicated or already well-known.
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throw inTo add something extra free of charge.
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watered-downDiluted; containing extra water.
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