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rabbitCaught like a rabbit in the headlights.
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kill the rabbitTo get a positive test result from an old-fashioned pregnancy test.
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the rabbit diedA statement spoken to indicate one's own pregnancy, or that someone has found out they are pregnant.
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pull a rabbit out-of a hatSurprise everyone, 'obtain an almost impossible result
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my footIndicates disapproval, disregard, disdain, disgust or disbelief.
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set footTo go to a place , or to be there.
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foot and mouthdisease of farm animals
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put a foot wrongTo make a mistake.
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ten foot poleSee not touch something with a ten foot pole.
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off the back footFrom a defensive position.
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on the back footIn a defensive posture; off-balance.
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put one's foot downTo insist, demand, or refuse.
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put one's foot downTo make a car go faster, accelerate.
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kick with the other footTo belong to a different religion.
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put one's best foot forwardTo show oneself in the best or most positive way possible; to make a favorable impression.
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put one's foot in itTo make a mistake in public, or a social blunder, that is embarrassing, or offensive.
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shoot oneself in the footTo act against one's own interests, e.g., by saying what one is really thinking.
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shoot oneself in the footTo deliberately sabotage an activity in order to avoid obligation, though it causes personal suffering. Origins in first world war trench warfare.
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get one's foot in the doorTo initiate contact or a relationship; to gain access, especially to an entry-level job.
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start off on the wrong footTo begin badly; especially, to begin a relationship badly.
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not touch something with a ten foot poleAmbrose Bierce , The Fiend's Delight In conclusion, his respect for letter-writing ladies is so great that he would not touch one of them with a ten-foot pole.
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not touch something with a ten foot poleAmbrose Bierce, The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Vol. 8.
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not touch something with a ten foot poleFrancis Lynde, The Quickening.
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not touch something with a ten foot poleTo approach something or someone.
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not touch something with a ten foot poleTo avoid something at all costs; to refuse to associate with something; signifies a strong aversion.
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put one foot in front of the otherTo move forward, progress steadily.
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put one foot in front of the otherTo walk, decomposed to stress the fundamentality of the task.
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the shoe is on the other footThe roles of people in a situation have been reversed, such the advantage has shifted to a party which was previously disadvantaged.
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put one's foot in one's mouthTo misspeak; to say something embarrassing or wrong.
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hit the bricksTo travel about, especially on foot.
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pound the pavementTo travel on foot; to walk or run.
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shank-nagTo travel on foot.
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shanks' nagTransportation by foot. To "take a shanks' nag" means using one's own legs to walk.
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shanks' ponyTransportation by foot.
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shuffleA rhythm commonly used in blues music. Consists of a series of triplet notes with the middle note missing, so that it sounds like a long note followed by a short note. Sounds like a walker dragging one foot.
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step outTo exit a place on foot, often for a short time.
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