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for one's particularFor one's part; as far as one is concerned.Rate it:

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in particularspeciallyRate it:

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cut outWell suited; appropriate; fit for a particular activity or purpose.Rate it:

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zoom downTo move quickly along a particular route, list, etc.Rate it:

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hang outTo spend time doing nothing in particular.Rate it:

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run toTo reach a particular maximum amount, size, value, etc.Rate it:

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aim atTo design for a particular audience.Rate it:

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bring outTo elicit, evoke, or emphasize a particular quality.Rate it:

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Johnny-one-noteA person (or organization) who often expresses a strong opinion or viewpoint on a single subject or a few particular subjects.Rate it:

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add up toTo have a particular effect.Rate it:

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apple of somebody's eyeA favourite, a particular preference, or a loved one; the object of somebody's affections.Rate it:

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on the right trackUsing the correct general approach to a particular task or problem; pursuing something in a promising way.Rate it:

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been there, done thatAn assertion that the speaker has personal experience or knowledge of a particular place or topic and is now bored.Rate it:

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all over the boardShowing a wide range of values with no particular pattern.Rate it:

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apple of someone's eyeA favourite, a particular preference, or a loved one; the object of somebody's affections.Rate it:

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are you for real?Statements, actions. Body language, past history create an image of an individual in a particular situation.Rate it:

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be as silent as the graveto say absolutely nothing (especially about a particular subject)Rate it:

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bee in one's bonnetSomething of particular interest or concern; an obsession.Rate it:

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bend someone's earTo bore; to talk too long, especially to one particular person.Rate it:

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bloom is off the roseBusiness is not going well for a particular identified firm or industry, or the overall economy has taken a downturn.Rate it:

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born and bredShowing characteristics of birth and upbringing, especially in relation to a particular location.Rate it:

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bridgeA particular form of one hand placed on the table to support the cue when making a shot in cue sports.Rate it:

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buff upto study hard to learn a particular subjectRate it:

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count on one handThe seeming low number of occasions when this particular problem was not automatically resolved.Rate it:

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devil is in the detailsThe specific provisions of, or particular steps for implementing, a general plan, policy, or contract may be complicated, controversial, or unworkable.Rate it:

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drug of choiceThe best-choice medication to treat a particular medical problem.Rate it:

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facts on the groundSome aspects of the situation in a particular location.Rate it:

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find oneselfTo be in a particular state of mind.Rate it:

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find oneselfTo discover oneself to be in a particular place.Rate it:

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for the heck of itFor no particular reason, just because it is fun, entertaining; for to relieve boredom.Rate it:

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for the hell of itFor no particular reason, just because it is fun, entertaining; for to relieve boredom.Rate it:

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for the sake of itFor no particular reason, just because it is fun, entertaining; for to relieve boredom.Rate it:

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from central castingConforming to the stereotypical image of a particular type of person or group.Rate it:

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get out of dodgeTo leave; in particular to leave a difficult or dangerous environment with all possible haste.Rate it:

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get up on the wrong side of the bedTo feel irritable; to be in a bad mood; to have a bad day from the start, for no particular reason.Rate it:

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give overTo devote oneself to a particular activity.Rate it:

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go down that roadTo settle a way of doing something; do decide to do something in a particular way.Rate it:

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go down the roadA way of doing something; to do something in a particular way.Rate it:

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hang out withTo spend time with friends, doing nothing in particular.Rate it:

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hit the booksTo study, especially with particular intensity.Rate it:

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horses for coursesThe practice of choosing the best person for a particular job.Rate it:

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hottest thing in townA particular late model car, a startlingly appearing item or super-styled article of dress.Rate it:

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hunger is a good sauce(dated) Being hungry makes one less concerned about the taste of one's food.1854, Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman, Punch, Vol. XXVI, Punch Publications Ltd., page 74:His bread and cheese were somewhat dry, to be sure; his ale had become flat, and considerably warmer than was desirable; but hunger is a good sauce, and thirst is not particular.Rate it:

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ifs, ands, or butsModifications, limitations, or addenda; qualifications of any kind; speculations about whether a particular idea or enterprise is good.Rate it:

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Joe SixpackSomebody without particular expertise or interest in computers or the Internet; a nontechie.Rate it:

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Johnny-one-noteAn opinion or viewpoint on a single subject or a few particular subjects which is frequently expressed by a person or organization.Rate it:

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just for funFor no particular reason, just because it is fun, entertaining; for to relieve boredom.Rate it:

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laze aboutto do nothing in particular, be idle.Rate it:

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laze aroundto do nothing in particular, be idle.Rate it:

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life-or-deathOf critical importance to the success of a particular endeavor.Rate it:

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