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give me liberty or give me deathA set-phrase indicating enormous displeasure at any over-authoritarian policy or law.
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give a f**To care.
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give upsurrender
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give a ringOn the telephone.
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give a shitTo care, often used in the negative.
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give birthTo invent a new idea.
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give birthTo produce new life into the world; to have a baby. Transitive when used with to.
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give chaseTo chase or pursue a person.
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give curryAngrily.
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give earDante Gabriel Rosetti, A Death-Parting, lines 5-6.
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give earTo listen: to devote one's attention to an auditory event.
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give faceTo honor; to pay respect.
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give headTo perform oral sex on another person.
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give heedPay attention to.
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give inTo collapse or fall.
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give inTo droop the head.
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give inTo relent or yield.
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give noticeTo announce one's intent to leave a job; to inform an employer that one is leaving.
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give overTo devote oneself to a particular activity.
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give overTo entrust something to another.
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give overUsually as an imperative. To tell someone to stop molesting, fooling around, or saying silly things. Or sometimes to stop saying flattering things.
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give 110%25Make the maximum possible effort.
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give a man a fishShortened form of give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime
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give a sneck possetTo fasten the door latch.
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give a sneck possetTo give someone a cold reception; to close the door on someone; to reject them.
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give and takeA process of compromise or accommodation.
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give it a goTo try or attempt.
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give it a whirlTo try, test or attempt.
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give of oneselfTo devote oneself unselfishly to a task, especially to give time and energy.
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give or takeApproximately; plus or minus some unknown amount.
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give rise to (something)To cause something to exist
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give some skinTo greet or congratulate someone by slapping his or her palm; see slap me five.
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give somebody a handTo help, aid, or assist.
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give somebody pauseTo give somebody cause for concern.
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give the bootTo fire, to sack, to dismiss.
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give the elbowTo terminate the employment of.
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not give a monkey'sNot to have the slightest interest or concern.
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give 'em enough ropeAllow one to function unhindered, or without further overbearing oversight.
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give away the storeTo transact, trade, or negotiate badly, by paying, providing, or conceding too much to the other party.
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give hostage to fortuneHe was very cautious with his words and gave no hostages to fortune.
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give hostage to fortuneTo take an action or make a statement that is risky because it could cause you trouble later.
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give it the gunLiteral meaning.
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give somebody a hard timeTo tease, kid, or rib.
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give somebody an earfulTo shout very loudly at someone.
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give somebody the creepsTo give someone a feeling of uneasiness or mild fright.
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give somebody the runaroundEspecially by providing useless information or directions .
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give somebody the slipTo evade, escape, or get away from somebody.
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give somebody what-forTo admonish or berate; to speak angrily at somebody.
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give someone the chairTo execute a person by means of the electric chair.
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give someone the eyeTo show flirtatious signs with the eye.
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