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a stitch in time saves nineA little effort expended sooner to fix a small problem prevents it from becoming a larger problem requiring more effort to fix later; A little preparation can eliminate the need for repairs later; consistency (achieving a set rhythm) is better than trying to rush ahead.Rate it:

(3.67 / 3 votes)
stitch upTo close by sewing.Rate it:

(3.00 / 1 vote)
stitch upTo maliciously or dishonestly incriminate someone.Rate it:

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adding machineA pocket calculator that has very few functions.Rate it:

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fruit machineone arm banditRate it:

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sex machineSomeone with considerable sexual prowess.Rate it:

(4.00 / 1 vote)
poop machineAn infant.Rate it:

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poop machineAn animal whose defecation inconveniences humans.Rate it:

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sex machineAny machine that is used for sexual pleasure.Rate it:

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in the worksIn a mechanism or machine.Rate it:

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crank outTo produce in large volumes mechanically or as if by machine.Rate it:

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take upThat which takes up or tightens; specifically, a device in a sewing machine for drawing up the slack thread as the needle rises, in completing a stitch.Rate it:

(4.00 / 4 votes)
bring upTo turn on power or start, as of a machine.Rate it:

(3.00 / 1 vote)
hop upto make something, especially a machine, better (faster, bigger etc.)Rate it:

(1.00 / 1 vote)
bolt bucketA machine, especially an automobile. Implies that the machine is clunky or unreliable.Rate it:

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in controlWhen one is controlling a machine, or a situation, or an activity. Similar to in charge, but one person can be officially in charge, while another person is, in fact, in control.Rate it:

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kick the bucketOf a machine, to break down such that it cannot be repaired.Rate it:

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oil burnerA machine that uses oil as its fuel.Rate it:

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put one through one's pacesTo test several or all functions or training of a person, animal, machine, etc.Rate it:

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random numberA number allotted randomly using suitable generator (electronic machine or as simple "generator" as die).Rate it:

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real jobA job that can't be replaced advantageously by a machine or a procedure.Rate it:

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run downTo lose power slowly. Used for a machine, battery, or other powered device.Rate it:

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