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back waterA very remote, rural area.
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deep waterA difficult or embarrassing situation.
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deep waterWaters suitable for deep-draft ships, especially ocean-going.
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hold waterTo withstand scrutiny or criticism; to be valid.
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tonic watermixer
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water downTo dilute; to add water.
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water downTo make weaker.
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water downTo simplify or oversimplify; to make easier; to make less difficult.
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carry someone's waterTo do someone's bidding; to serve someone's interests.
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carry water forTo perform menial tasks for; to serve; to assist.
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hold one's waterTo be patient; to control one's impulses.
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hold one's waterTo hold one's urine.
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in hot waterIn trouble; in the position of arousing somebody's anger or displeasure.
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dead in the waterNearly dead, doomed.
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hell or high waterHighly adverse circumstances; acts of God.
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still water runs deepA person with a calm appearance has, or may have, considerable inner emotion, character, or intellect
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throw cold water onTo belittle or dismiss; to cast doubt upon; to debunk.
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water over the damAn event or set of events which has already happened and cannot be changed.
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water to my millWhat energizes you; what stimulates you.
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water under the bridgeSomething in the past that cannot be controlled or undone, but must be accepted, forgiven, or forgotten.
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blood is thicker than waterFamily relations and loyalties are stronger than relationships with people who are not family members.1866, Anthony Trollope, The Belton Estate, ch. 30,Blood is thicker than water, is it not? If cousins are not friends, who can be?circa 1915, Lucy Fitch Perkins, The Scotch Twins, ch. 5,The old clans are scattered now, but blood is thicker than water still, and you're welcome to the fireside of your kinsman!
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come hell or high waterRegardless of the hardships.
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like water off a duck's backWithout immediate or lasting effects.
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water is exceeding up the headwhen every thing goes wrong and nothing is controlable
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blow someone out of the waterTo trounce; to defeat someone thoroughly, at a game or in battle.
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you can lead a horse to water but you can't make him drinkYou can show someone how to do something, but you can't make them do it.
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fish outTo deplete the supply of fish in a given body of water.
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adams alewater
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dry outTo have excess water evaporate or be otherwise removed.
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ice overTo become covered in ice, usually of a body of water.
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pan outBy swirling dirt or crushed rock in a pan of water, in the manner of a traditional prospector seeking gold.
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bail outTo remove water from a boat by scooping it out.
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april showers bring may flowersApril, traditionally a rainy period, gives way to May, when flowers will bloom because of the water provided to them by the April rains.By extension, that a period of discomfort can provide the basis for a period of happiness.
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ark ruffianRogues who, in conjunction with watermen, robbed, and sometimes murdered, on the water, by picking a quarrel with the passengers in a boat, boarding it, plundering, stripping, and throwing them overboard, etc. A species of badger.
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Cambric TeaPlace one Tsp Sugar, one 1/4 Cup Milk in Mug or Coffee Cup, Add boiling Water to Brim While Stirring: When Temperature of 'Tea' Becomes Drinkable, You 'KIDZ" Drink Your 'Cambric Tea'; B-4 It Gitz KOLD!
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corporation popWater.
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debris fieldAny area, non-dependent of locale, space, or contour, that contains the debris of wreckage, impact, sinking, or other material that once constituted a complete object. Debris fields can be found at the site of air crashes, water vessel sinking, explosions of buildings, collapses, and other events that render a whole entity into components, pieces, or other non-whole items.
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deep endThe part of a swimming pool with relatively deep water.
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dishpan handsHands which are rough, reddish, and dry, as from irritation and chafing caused by immersion in hot water mixed with detergent.
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draw a bathTo fill a bathtub with water in preparation for taking a bath.
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fire hoseA hose used to deliver water in case of fire.
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grateA horizontal metal grille through which water, ash, or small objects can fall, while larger objects cannot.
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in the wake ofIn the noticeable disturbance of water behind .
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la goutte d'eau qui fait d%c3%a9border le vaseThe drop of water that makes the vase overflow.
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paperA sheet material used for writing on or printing on , usually made by draining cellulose fibres from a suspension in water.
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run a bathTo fill a bathtub with water in preparation for taking a bath.
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shroudOne of the two annular plates at the periphery of a water wheel, which form the sides of the buckets; a shroud plate.
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sleep with the fishesTo be killed and have one's body disposed off in the sea or other body of water.
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victory at seaOcean conditions very windblown and messy, possibly to the point of being inimical to surfing and other water sports.
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wash awayTo eliminate, or destroy by fast moving water, such as in a flood, or a high sea.
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