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nothing flatAmount of time; no time at all.Rate it:

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nugget of truthA small amount of truth in a generally untrue statement.Rate it:

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one's socks offWith a large amount of effort or intensity.Rate it:

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pack into include (especially of a large amount)Rate it:

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patience of jobAn great amount of patience.Rate it:

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pay packetthe amount a person earns from employment.Rate it:

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pay through the noseTo pay a high price, especially an exorbitant or excessive amount, either in money or in some other manner.Rate it:

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pin moneyA relatively small sum of cash kept in one's personal possession, for routine expenses or incidental purchases; an amount of money which is not particularly significant. [from 18th c.]Rate it:

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pretty pennyA considerable amount of money; a high price or a high income.Rate it:

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quite a bitA considerable amount.Rate it:

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rat run/runningA small, usually minor road used by a significant amount of traffic as a short cut or to avoid congestion on more major routes.Rate it:

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small changeA minor or insignificant amount of money.Rate it:

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smell of an oily ragA very small amount, or the absolute minimum (usually of money).Rate it:

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spoil the ship for a hap'orth of tarTo have something important fail for want of a small amount of money or effort.Rate it:

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take a bathTo lose a large amount of money in an investment.Rate it:

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top dollarThe maximum amount of money that an item, service, or worker is worth; a very high price.Rate it:

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tuitsVirtual tokens for an amount of time or attention that a particular issue would need to resolve.Rate it:

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turn downTo reduce the amount of something by means of a control, such as the volume, heat, or light.Rate it:

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turn headsTo garner a considerable amount of attention.Rate it:

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turn upTo increase the amount of something by means of a control, such as the volume, heat, or light.Rate it:

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two bobA small amount of value.Rate it:

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two centsA nearly worthless amount, alluding to placing a copper penny on each of the eyelids of a pauper's or slave's body before burial.Rate it:

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warm upTo prepare for executing an already-learned activity by a limited amount of additional practice.Rate it:

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worldA great amount.Rate it:

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