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there's many a slip twixt cup and lipIn any situation, however well planned, something can always go wrong.Rate it:

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bite one's lipTo forcibly prevent oneself from speaking, especially in order to avoid saying something inappropriate or likely to cause a dispute.Rate it:

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button one's lipTo remain silent, especially in order to keep a secret or to avoid saying something inappropriate.Rate it:

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fat lipA swelling on the lip, especially one resulting from a punch or other blow.Rate it:

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lip serviceEmpty talk; words absent of action or intention.Rate it:

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loose lipThe practice or characteristic of being overly talkative, especially with respect to inadvertently revealing information which is private or confidential.Rate it:

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please zip your lipA very direct and demanding expression to stop talking immediately. Zipping your lip is snippy, lippy figure of speech.Rate it:

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stiff upper lipThe quality of being resolute and showing self-restraint, associated with stereotypical British people.Rate it:

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zip one's lipTo stop talking; to be quiet.Rate it:

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pink slipTo get out of the jobRate it:

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slip under the radarTo go unnoticed, especially for a long period of time.Rate it:

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give somebody the slipTo evade, escape, or get away from somebody.Rate it:

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give someone the slipTo evade, escape, or get away from somebody.Rate it:

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give them the slipA well designed escape from captors, a maneuver or tactic which enables the contriver the opportunity to accomplish his goal.Rate it:

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let slipallow to escapeRate it:

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let slipTo divulge a secret, as by accident or mistake.Rate it:

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pink slipAn automobile roadworthiness inspection certificate.Rate it:

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pink slipNotice of the termination of employment.Rate it:

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slip byto pass without having been taken advantage of.Rate it:

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slip byto go unnoticedRate it:

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slip her cablesRelease, loose, disconnect mooring lines,cables securing a vessel to a harbor buoy.Rate it:

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slip intoTo put on some clothes rapidly.Rate it:

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slip into something a little more comfortableTo wear something suitable to be stripped off by a lover.Rate it:

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slip into something more comfortableTo wear something suitable to be stripped off by a lover.Rate it:

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slip of the penA mistake in handwriting.Rate it:

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slip of the tongueA mistake in speech.Rate it:

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slip onshoe type; to try outRate it:

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slip someone's mindTo be forgotten; to escape one's memory.Rate it:

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slip through the cracksTo escape notice or lack sufficient attention.Rate it:

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slip upTo err, falter; to make a mistake.Rate it:

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slip-upA mistake or error; a minor misstep.Rate it:

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zip itBe quiet; the same as zip one's lip.Rate it:

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rakeThe direction of slip during fault movement. The rake is measured within the fault plane.Rate it:

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