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wear out one's welcomeTo behave in an offensive, burdensome, or tiresome manner, with the result that one's continued presence is unwanted within a residence, commercial establishment, or social group.
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back to our muttonsTo get back to the business at hand.
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beyond my (our) kenI don't understand; it is beyond my understanding
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a new broom sweeps cleanNew management will often make radical changes.
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break new groundBy extension, to initiate a new venture.
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break new groundTo begin excavating and levelling earth for a new building, or, originally, for cultivation.
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clean as a new pennyExtremely clean.
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dawn of a new dayA new beginning; a fresh start; an important, promising turning point.
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emperor's new clothesSomething obvious and embarrassing that is politely ignored or that goes unacknowledged.
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like the new timeFuriously or vigorously, repeatedly.
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new messagemessages coming to the inbox
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new schoolA style, way of thinking, or method for accomplishing a task that is typical of the current era, as opposed to former eras.
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new standardSomething that is set when someone does the unthinkable, or does something better than anyone else.
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new townUsed other than as an idiom: see new, town.
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new townA town built to address housing shortages post World War II.
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there is nothing new under the sunThere is nothing truly novel in existence. Every new idea has some sort of precedent or echo from the past.
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turn over a new leafTo engage in self-improvement; to begin a good habit or shed a bad habit.
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what else is newImplies that the situation is and always has been unsatisfactory.
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what's newThe latest developments in a particular situation or a person's life.
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what's newAn informal greeting asking the other person what has recently happened in their lives. A typical response might be, "Not much, you?". At times the greeting may not be literal and might just be used as a synonym for hello or what's up.
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what's newImplies that the situation is and always has been unsatisfactory.
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you can't teach an old dog new tricksIt is impossible, or almost impossible, to change people's habits or traits or mindset.
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put one's money where one's mouth isMore generally, to take an obvious stake in the truth of a claim that one is making.
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all one's eggs in one basketDevoting all of one’s resources to one thing.
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all one's eggs in one basketInvesting heavily in just one area.
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cut off one's nose to spite one's faceTo harm oneself as a result of attempting to harm an adversary.
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cut one's coat according to one's clothLive according to your means.
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damned if one does and damned if one doesn'tA dilemma where either choice results in a negative outcome.
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have one's wits about oneTo remain calm, composed, or aware.
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have one's work cut out for oneTo face a large task or project.
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it takes one to know oneThe person criticizing is as bad as the person being criticized.
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keep one on one's toesTo keep one attentive, active, busy or alert.
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keep one's cards close to one's chestTo avoid revealing one's thoughts, circumstances, or plans.
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one by oneIndividually in succession; one at a time.
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one can run but one can't hideThere is nothing someone can do to evade something.You can run but you can't hide.
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one can't hold two watermelons in one handdo not attempt to take on more than you can handle
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one small step for man, one giant leap for mankindA cliché used to exaggerate an accomplishment or milestone..
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one small step for man, one giant leap for mankindWords spoken by Neil Armstrong when taking the first steps on the moon.
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one's bark is worse than one's biteThe individual acts threatening but is relatively harmless.
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one's got to do what one's got to doA person must do what he or she feels obliged to do.
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one's heart in one's mouthvery scared
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put all one's eggs in one basketRather than diversifying.
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put one through one's pacesTo direct a horse to walk, canter, trot, etc.
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put one through one's pacesTo test several or all functions or training of a person, animal, machine, etc.
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put one's foot in one's mouthTo misspeak; to say something embarrassing or wrong.
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put one's money where one's mouth isTo make or take a bet.
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put one's pants on one leg at a timeTo be a normal person.
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put one's trousers on one leg at a timeTo be a normal person.
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wear one's heart on one's sleeveTo be extremely transparent, open, or forthright about one's emotions.
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when one door closes, another one opensAlternative form of when one door closes, another opens.
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