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do drugsTo abuse an illegal drug or drugs, especially as a result of chemical addiction.
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people personSomeone who is happier or more skilled at dealing with people rather than things or concepts.
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some peopleExpresses disgust at the actions of a person; a response to a person doing something silly, bizarre, nonsensical or ill-mannered.
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of all peopleEspecially; more than other people.
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people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stonesDo not criticize others if you have weaknesses yourself.
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pit againstTo set someone in opposition to someone else.
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take againstTo stop liking someone. Become unfriendly.
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turn againstTo rebel or oppose something formerly supported.
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take againstHe took against me when I was promoted over him.
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turn againstTo rotate against or in opposition to something.
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up againstFacing; challenging, or opposing.
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up againstIn contact with, abutting.
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rub up againstTo touch something with one's body.
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cry out againstTo complain strongly, usually as a group.
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go up againstTo challenge someone.
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stand up againstTo defy or challenge someone.
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against the grainContrary to what is expected; especially, of behavior different from what society expects.
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be up againstTo be challenged by someone or something stronger than oneself.
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run up againstBegin to encounter problems with someone or something.
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against all oddsDespite seemingly insurmountable opposition or probability.
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against the clockIn a time-restricted manner, to meet a deadline, hurriedly, timed.
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against the collarIn a tight spot.
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against the grainTo sand or plane a piece of wood parallel or nearly parallel to the fibers such that splinters forming ahead of the tool originate below the cutting surface.
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against the grainUnwillingly, reluctantly. It went much against the grain with him, i.e. it was much against his inclination, or against his pluck.
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dead set againstCompletely opposed, with no possibility of a change of mind.
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rub up againstTo touch another person with one's body in a sexually stimulating manner.
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rub up againstOf pets. To touch a person's body in a friendly manner, seeking attention.
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go against the grainTo defy convention; to do something in a manner that is unusual or out of the ordinary.
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play one against anotherTo manipulate two persons into competing against one another in a way that benefits the person carrying out the manipulation.
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work against the clockTo work very quickly because you know you only have a very limited period of time to do something.
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beat one's head against a stone wallTo waste effort on a futile project.
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give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeIt is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something, than to do something for them.
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by and byGradually,after a time
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to and froTo go back and forth; to alternate.
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and changeAnd some quantity, but less than the increment to the next round number.
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and countingUsed to show that the number previously mentioned is continuously changing, i.e. increasing or decreasing.
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and howUsed to strongly confirm preceding utterance.
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and shitUsed after a noun or list of nouns in place of "etc".
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and whatnotAnd so on; et cetera
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good andVery; exceptionally; utterly.
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bells and whistlesExtra features added for show rather than function; fancy additions or features.
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a gentleman and a scholarAn admirable person.
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safe and soundHaving come to no harm, especially after being exposed to danger.
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kicking and screamingWith extreme reluctance.
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a scholar and a gentlemanAn admirable person.
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above and beyondMore than is expected or required.
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all and sundryAll, everyone.
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all and sundryEach one.
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and so forthIndicates that a list continues in a similar manner.
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and so onIndicates that a list continues in a similar manner.
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