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to the nth degreeAs much as possible, to the greatest extent.added by anonymous
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to the moon and backImmensely.added by anonymous
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to little availWith little success or benefit.added by anonymous
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tire fireA disaster; a chaotic person, thing, or situation.added by anonymous
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time thiefSomething or someone that consumes an inordinate amount of time, especially without achieving anything productive.added by anonymous
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time burglarSomething or someone that consumes an inordinate amount of time, especially without achieving anything productive.added by anonymous
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time banditSomething or someone that consumes an inordinate amount of time, especially without achieving anything productive.added by anonymous
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tickle the dragon's tailTo bring two subcritical masses close together in order to find the edge of criticality.added by anonymous
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tickle the dragon's tailTo annoy an irritable person.added by anonymous
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tickle the dragon's tailTo do something that has a risk of going catastrophically wrong.added by anonymous
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tickle someone's pickleTo stimulate someone's penis sexually.added by anonymous
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tickle someone's pickleTo amuse or astonish someone.added by anonymous
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thumb on the scaleAn act of bias or a tactic for cheating which creates a situation that unfairly benefits one party involved in an interaction.added by anonymous
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throw stones in a glass houseTo pointlessly endanger oneself.added by anonymous
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throw one's hat over the wallTo commit fully.added by anonymous
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throw one's hat over the fenceTo commit fully.added by anonymous
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throw a sprat to catch a mackerelTo sacrifice something of little value in the hope of gaining something better.added by anonymous
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three-on-the-treeOn an automobile, a three-speed manual transmission whose gearshift lever is mounted on the steering column.added by anonymous
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three-martini lunchA leisurely, expensive midday meal associated with drinking, which is tax-deductible because business is discussed.added by anonymous
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three-dimensionalityComplexity and depth of character.added by anonymous
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three-dimensionalityThe state or characteristic of occupying, or of appearing to occupy, three dimensions of space.added by anonymous
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Three StoogesA group of three stupid people.added by anonymous
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thought bubbleAn ill-conceived idea.added by anonymous
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thought bubbleA rounded or cloud-shaped outline, containing words, representing thought in a cartoon.added by anonymous
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third countryA country outside the European Union.added by anonymous
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thin-skinnedoverly sensitive to criticism; quick to take offence; irritable; touchyadded by anonymous
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thin-skinnedUsed other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see thin,‎ skinned.added by anonymous
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the good doctorsplural of the good doctor. An honorific for a group of doctors, especially for a group of doctors of medicine.added by anonymous
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the good doctorAn honorific for a doctor, especially for a doctor of medicine or for Dr. Samuel Johnson.added by anonymous
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the chickens come home to roostA person's past wrongdoings will return to negatively affect them.added by anonymous
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the box they're going to bury it inA person or product that hastens the obsolescence of another person or product.added by anonymous
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the biter bitA hurt person who has hurt others in the past.added by anonymous
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the apple does not fall far from the treeA child grows up to be similar to its parents, both in behavior and in physical characteristics.added by anonymous
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that wayGay; homosexual.added by anonymous
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term outUsed other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see term,‎ out.added by anonymous
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term outTo finish the term.added by anonymous
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ten-dollar wordA long and uncommon word used in place of a shorter and simpler one with the intent to appear sophisticated.added by anonymous
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ten to oneVery likely to happenadded by anonymous
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tell someone where to shove itTo express extreme anger, disgust, or hatred toward someone.added by anonymous
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tell someone where to shove itUsed other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see tell,‎ someone,‎ where,‎ shove,‎ it.added by anonymous
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teething problemsSynonym of teething troublesadded by anonymous
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teach grandma how to suck eggsTo tell an expert how to do things.added by anonymous
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taste of one's own poisonSynonym of taste of one's own medicineadded by anonymous
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talk to oneselfTo say one's thoughts aloud, particularly while also not conversing with anyone else.added by anonymous
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talk someone into somethingTo persuade someone to do something by talking to them.added by anonymous
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talk out of one's assTo exaggerate, lie, or speak nonsense.added by anonymous
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talk jockeyA host of a radio talk show.added by anonymous
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talk a good gameTo speak emphatically and at length about one's ability, intentions, or achievements, without yet producing any clear evidence or actual results.added by anonymous
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take to the bankTo utterly trust, believe, or rely on.added by anonymous
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take to something like a duck to waterto adapt to something naturally and effortlesslyadded by anonymous
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