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rock the boatTo disturb the status quo or go against rules or conventions, as in an effort to get attention.Rate it:

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Franklin prend son thé chaudPhrase utilisée par les élèves francophones qui étudient le néerlandais pour se souvenir que les participes passés réguliers en néerlandais se terminent toujours par un d sauf quand le radical du verbe se termine par f, k, p, s, t ou ch.Rate it:

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boy in the boatClitoris.Rate it:

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float someone's boatTo interest or appeal to someone; to make someone happy.Rate it:

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fresh off the boatNewly arrived from a foreign place, especially as an immigrant who is still unfamiliar with the customs and language of his or her new environment.Rate it:

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get in the boat and rowTo make a substantial effort, especially in cooperation with others in a group; to perform one's share of work; to show initiative.Rate it:

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gravy boatcrockery itemRate it:

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in the same boatIn the same situation or predicament; having the same problems.Rate it:

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miss the boatTo fail to take advantage of an opportunity; to overlook or be too late to pursue an option or course of action.Rate it:

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miss the boatTo miss out (on something); to be ignorant (of something).Rate it:

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narrow boatcanal bargeRate it:

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push the boat outTo do something, especially spend money, more extravagantly than usual, particularly for a celebration.Rate it:

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turn the boatTo make a major change in behavior, strategy, topic under discussion, etc.Rate it:

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whatever floats your boatWhat makes you happy; what stimulates you.Rate it:

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rock upTo work one's way vertically up a chimney or cleft using a rocking movement.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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rock upTo turn up to a place or function unexpectedly, or without notice or prior warning.Rate it:

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between a rock and a hard placeHaving the choice between two unpleasant or distasteful options; in a predicament or quandary.Rate it:

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hit the rockTo make a gesture to show celebration, friendship, or to be part of a secret handshake by one person raising their fist so the fist is pointing at the person and the other person lightly punches the fist.Rate it:

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hit the rockTo use crack cocaine.Rate it:

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piffy on a rock bunA person ignored or sidelined from an activity.Rate it:

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rock alongTo progress in a smooth fashion.Rate it:

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rock bottomThe very lowest possible level.Rate it:

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rock houndA person who collects rocks and minerals from the natural environment as a hobby.Rate it:

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rock onAn expression of celebration.Rate it:

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rock onTo party to rock music.Rate it:

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rock outTo party to rock music.Rate it:

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rock out with one's cock outTo enjoy oneself immensely, to partyRate it:

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rock salmonhussRate it:

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rock solidPhysically very solid; very difficult to moveRate it:

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rock solidVery dependableRate it:

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rock the houseTo jam at a concert, get down.Rate it:

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seeding on the rockEffort not worth doingRate it:

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sex, drugs and rock 'n' rollIndulgent and pleasurable activities.Rate it:

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solid as a rockExtremely thick and heavy, so as to make it impossible to move.Rate it:

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solid as a rockVery reliable and dependableRate it:

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steady as a rockExtremely reliableRate it:

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Nantucket sleigh rideAn obsolete and dangerous method of whale hunting in which a small boat manned by rowers and a harpooner, or a series of small boats tied together, would be attached to a whale by means of a harpoon and would then be towed by the creature at high speed across the water's surface, until the whale eventually became exhausted.Rate it:

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bail outTo remove water from a boat by scooping it out.Rate it:

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come aboutTo tack; to change tack; to maneuver the bow of a sailing vessel across the wind so that the wind changes from one side of the vessel to the other; to position a boat with respect to the wind after tacking.Rate it:

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pan outBy swirling dirt or crushed rock in a pan of water, in the manner of a traditional prospector seeking gold.Rate it:

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between scylla and charybdisSimilar in meaning to between a rock and a hard place.Rate it:

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all aboardA cry to passengers to board a train or boat that is soon to depart.Rate it:

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ark ruffianRogues who, in conjunction with watermen, robbed, and sometimes murdered, on the water, by picking a quarrel with the passengers in a boat, boarding it, plundering, stripping, and throwing them overboard, etc. A species of badger.Rate it:

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backwaterA rowing stroke in which the oar is pushed forward to stop the boat; see back waterRate it:

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bone hardAs hard as a bone, rock hard.Rate it:

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cast adriftTo place a person in a ship's boat or raft and leave themRate it:

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chip shotA takeout shot aimed at hitting a rock at an angle.Rate it:

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drop anchorTo release the anchor of a ship or boat, allowing it to fall to the bed of a body of water and thereby securing the vessel in place.Rate it:

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even keelA situation in which the boat is level and balanced for a smooth ride.Rate it:

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