Search results for v neck

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neck and neckVery close in progress, as in a race or contest.
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pencil-neckAn insubstantial person; a weakling.
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pain in the neckSomeone or something which is annoying, irritating or inconvenient.
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albatross around one's neckSomething that one is associated with that keeps one from succeeding in what they want to achieve.
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albatross round one's neckAlternative form of albatross around one's neck.
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brass neckA person with gall.
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brass neckGall, shamelessness, cheek.
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brass-neckTo behave boldly or shamelessly.
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breathe down someone's neckTo follow someone too closely, making it uncomfortable for them.
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drain the swamp when up to one's neck in alligators(idiomatic) When performing a long and complex task, and when you've gotten utterly immersed in secondary and tertiary unexpected tangential subtasks, it's easy to lose sight of the initial objective. This sort of distraction can be particularly problematic if the all-consuming subtask or sub-subtask is not, after all, particularly vital to the original, primary goal, but ends up sucking up time and resources (out of all proportion to its actual importance) only because it seems so urgent.
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forget, when up to one's neck in alligators, that the mission is to drain the swampTo lose sight of one's initial objective, becoming caught up in subtasks or in tasks only tangentially/orthogonally related to the initial objective.
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neck of the woodsA local neighbourhood or region.
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pencil-neckA person with a very thin neck.
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stick one's neck outTo take a risk, putting oneself in a vulnerable position.
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when you're up to your neck in alligators, it's easy to forget that the initial objective was to drain the swampOnly because it seems so urgent.
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pencil-neckedHaving a very thin neck.
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pencilneckA person with a very thin neck.
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