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at peaceDead.
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at peaceFree of worries; peaceful.
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at peace withNot disturbed or upset by.
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at peace withNot menacing or hostile toward.
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peace and quietTranquility; freedom from stress or interruptions.
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speak now or forever hold your peaceSay something now or don't say anything at all.
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a picture paints a thousand wordsA visualisation is a better description than a verbal description.1971, David Gates (of Bread), If, from Manna album:If a picture paints a thousand wordsThen why can't I paint you;The words will never showThe you I've come to know.1989, Alan Kay, quoted in K?o-tung Huang, Timothy D. Huang, Introduction to Chinese, Japanese and Korean Computing, World Scientific, ISBN 9971506645, p. 9:Most human beings, no matter how familiar they are with abstract symbols, respond to voice and images better than written language. In other words, A picture paints a thousand words.2006, Paul Shakespeare, Building a Dune Buggy: The Essential Manual, ISBN 1904788734, p. 52:See accompanying diagram: a picture paints a thousand words, and all that!
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buzz upTo allow entrance into a building from a higher floor by triggering an electronic lock.
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close offTo seal or block the entrance to a road, an area, or a building so that people cannot enter.
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close upTo shut a building or a business for a period of time.
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go outTo leave, especially a building.
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pop outTo leave a room or building with the expectation of returning soon.
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a house is not a homeA home is not merely a building but requires inhabitants and a friendly atmosphere.
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break new groundTo begin excavating and levelling earth for a new building, or, originally, for cultivation.
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burn one's candle at both endsTo work extremely or excessively hard; to work too hard for good health or peace of mind.
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developmentsA group of building complexes or apartments. Often used for low income housing.
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fire drillAn organised practice to prepare occupants of an office, school or other public building for evacuation in the event of a fire.
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olive branchpeace offering
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semi detached housetype of building
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silence is goldenPeace and quiet have immense value.Often the best choice is to say nothing.
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the calm before the stormA period of peace before a disturbance or crisis; an unnatural or false calm before a storm.
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tower blockhigh-rise building
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urban fabricThe physical aspect of urbanism, emphasizing building types, thoroughfares, open space, frontages, and streetscapes; while excluding without prejudice to this useful term, environmental, functional, economic and sociocultural aspects.
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whistle walkThe path slaves took to deliver food from the kitchen building of a plantation to the main dining room. Slaves were expected to whistle during this walk in order to assure their masters that they were not eating the food.
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whole shebangA building or house and everything in it.
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