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city slickerOne accustomed to a city or urban lifestyle or unsuited to life in the country.
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one can't fight city halltaking on any government entity in a contest is difficult and easier said than done.
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you can't fight city hall(chiefly US) Nothing can be done to change the situation, because it is a governmental decision.I see they're going to build the airport after all. I suppose you can't fight city hall.
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select the option that best discibes your ability to walk one city block in a resoal amoutof timetake an inordinate amout of time
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asphalt jungleA city or urban area, where the landscape is covered by pavement and the environment is alienating and unsafe.
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measure twice and cut once(literally, carpentry) One should double-check one's measurements for accuracy before cutting a piece of wood; otherwise it may be necessary to cut again, wasting time and material.1872, "Dressmaking," Hall's Journal of Health, vol. 19, no. 12, p. 280:Look at Carpenters! . . . In old times it was a proverb "Measure twice, and cut once."(figuratively, by extension) Plan and prepare in a careful, thorough manner before taking action.2008, Hilary Johnson, "Mergers rattle bank relations," Financial Week, 9 Nov. (retrieved 9 Nov. 2008):Mr. Paz noted that since the onset of the credit crisis, eBay, like other companies, hasn
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not in kansas anymoreNo longer in quiet and comfortable surroundings; in the big city.
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on the townCasually enjoying the nightlife of a town or city.
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tel avivIsraeli city
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