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like a lamb to the slaughterhelplessly and innocently, without knowing the unpleasant consequences.Rate it:

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mutton dressed as lambA mature woman dressed in a style more suited to a young woman, especially if a deliberate attempt to appear young.Rate it:

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one may as well hang for a sheep as a lambIf one is going to commit a sin, it may as well be a major one as a minor one.Rate it:

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if it quacks like a duck, waddles like a duck and looks like a duck, chances are it's a duckif something has all the attributes and appearances of being a certain thing, the probability exists that it is that thing.Rate it:

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like father, like sonA son will have traits similar to his father upon reaching adulthood.Rate it:

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hell hath no fury like a woman scornedA woman will make someone suffer if they reject her.Rate it:

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if all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nailWith limited tools, single-minded people apply them inappropriately or indiscriminatelyIf a person is familiar with a certain, single subject/has with them a certain, single instrument, they may have a confirmation bias to believe that it is the answer to/involved in everything.Rate it:

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like a fish out of watercompletely out of the comfort zone.Rate it:

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make like a tree and leaveto leave, departRate it:

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work like a charmworks great - exactly as expectedRate it:

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quack like a duckTo appear to be exactly what one is.Rate it:

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built like a tankSturdy; exceptionally well constructed.Rate it:

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cry like a little girlTo bawl unabashedly and pitifully.Rate it:

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drop like fliesDie en masse, one after the other.Rate it:

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work like a horseTo work very hard; toilRate it:

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act like a bull in a china shopTo act rudely or clumsily in a delicate situation.Rate it:

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and the likeAnd other similar items.Rate it:

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as like as notprobablyRate it:

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avoid like the plagueTo shun, or evade if at all possible.Rate it:

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breed like rabbitsTo breed very rapidly, to have many childrenRate it:

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built like a brick shithouseExceptionally well constructed; strong or tough.Rate it:

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built like a brick shithouseOf a person, with an exceptionally well-developed chest.Rate it:

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built like a tankBroad shouldered and of solid, muscular build.Rate it:

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crazy like a foxBehaving in a foolish, frivolous, or uncomprehending manner as a ruse for concealing clever deeds or deeper intentions.Rate it:

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cry like a baby(of an adult or older child) To bawl unabashedly and pitifully.Rate it:

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cut like a knifeTo sting severely, to cause a sensation of stinging, especially said of cold weather.Rate it:

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cut like a knifeTo be very sharp (of a character, or remark)Rate it:

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drink like a fishThe words; "He can 'DRINK LIKE A FISH"; WAS AN AWKWARD ASSERTION THAT THE INDIVIDUAL 'DRINKS TO EXCESS!Rate it:

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eat like a birdTo eat in small amounts rather than in a single full meal.Rate it:

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eat like a horseto consume a large amount of foodRate it:

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eat like a pigTo chew noisily, with one's mouth open, or with much greed.Rate it:

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fit like a gloveTo be a perfect fit, to be exactly the right size.Rate it:

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float like a butterflyTo move effortlessly and in an agile fashion.Rate it:

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fly like a rockto travel through the air with little or no benefit from aerodynamic liftRate it:

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fuck like a minkTo be extremely amorous while copulatingRate it:

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fuck like rabbitsTo have copious amounts of sex.Rate it:

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get on like a house on fireTo immediately start a good relationship with someoneRate it:

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go down like a lead balloonTo be received negatively by others.Rate it:

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go out like a lightTo fall asleep quickly.Rate it:

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grin like a cheshire catTo smile broadly, especially in a self-satisfied way.Rate it:

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have a mind like a sieveTo have a poor memory; to have difficulty remembering things.Rate it:

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how do you like them applesDirected jestingly or mockingly at someone who has received surprising information, ridiculing the situation.Rate it:

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hung like a donkeyHaving a large penis.Rate it:

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hung like a horseHaving a large penis.Rate it:

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just like thatIn that manner.Rate it:

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just like thatUnexpectedly, without warning.Rate it:

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kick like a muleTo have a very strong physical effectRate it:

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know like a bookTo have an extensive and penetrating understanding of (something or someone).Rate it:

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know like the back of one's handTo be intimately knowledgeable about something, especially a place.Rate it:

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laugh like a drainTo laugh with a loud, coarse soundRate it:

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