Found 1,139 phrases starting with H:


hard-pressedExperiencing financial difficulty or difficulty in surviving.Rate it:
hardballIn baseball, a type of ball and baseball game, as opposed to softball.Rate it:
hardenTo become hard.Rate it:
hardenTo become or make a thing resistant or less sensitive.Rate it:
harden someone's heartTo make someone more resistant to something.Rate it:
hardwiredDesigned to perform a specific task.Rate it:
hardwiredIn humans and animals, genetically determined, instinctive behavior, as opposed to learned behavior.Rate it:
hardwiredNot changeable.Rate it:
hardwiredOf devices, closely or tightly coupled.Rate it:
hark backOf hounds, to retrace a course in order to pick up a lost scent.Rate it:
hark backTo return or revert, to allude to, to evoke, to long or pine for.Rate it:
harken backAlternative form of hearken backRate it:
harp onTo nag about; to complain incessantly or persistently request; to continue to bring up as a point of contention.Rate it:
harp on one stringTo dwell on a single subject with disagreeable or wearisome persistence.Rate it:
harsh one's mellowDisturbing someone otherwise in a state of calm.Rate it:
harsh one's mellowTo annoy or irritate; to bother.Rate it:
harsh one's mellowTo get on one's nerves.Rate it:
harsh one's mellowTo make someone feel bad emotionally.Rate it:
has-beenA formerly popular or influential person whose popularity or effectiveness has peaked and is now in decline. Typically said of professionals or celebrities whose primary success is behind them.Rate it:
hash outTo work through the details of something; especially to work through difficulties.Rate it:
hash slingerA cook or food server in a cheap restaurant, especially one who is discourteous or inattentive to customers.Rate it:
hasta la vistaSee you later.Rate it:
haste makes wasteOne makes mistakes when being too hasty.Rate it:
hat hairAn accidental messy hairdo resulting from the wearing of a hat.Rate it:
hat in handWith humility; in an apologetic or self-effacing fashion.Rate it:
hatch outTo hatch from an egg.Rate it:
hatchet jobA treatment which serves primarily to disparage its subject; a piece of criticism which aims to destroy a reputation.Rate it:
hatchet manA professional killer.Rate it:
hatchet manSomeone who carries out brutal and unpleasant duties on behalf of another, such as firing dead wood employees.Rate it:
hate onTo feel or act spitefully towards.Rate it:
hate somebody's gutsTo despise; to hate intensely or passionately.Rate it:
hate someone's gutsTo despise; to hate intensely or passionately.Rate it:
hateful as a toadvery hatefulRate it:
haters gonna hateCritics' opinions ultimately do not affect you and are unlikely to change, so ignore them.Rate it:
hats offCongratulationsRate it:
haul aroundTo shift to any point of the compass.Rate it:
haul arse!Means 'Hurry-Up!', 'Get it in GearRate it:
haul assTo hurry; to move quickly, especially to leave.Rate it:
haul downTo violently cause to fall to the ground.Rate it:
haul his ashesA euphemism for sexual intercourse.Rate it:
haul offTo alter course so as to get farther away from an object.Rate it:
haul offTo draw back the arm in order to punch.Rate it:
haul offTo leave.Rate it:
haul somebody over the coalsTo express anger with someone in no uncertain terms when they do something wrong.Rate it:
haul someone over the coalsTo express anger with someone in no uncertain terms when they do something wrong.Rate it:
haunted houseUsed other than as an idiom: see haunted, house.Rate it:
haunted houseA Halloween amusement attraction in which a building or series of rooms is decorated to frighten the people who pass through the attraction.Rate it:
have a ballTo enjoy thoroughly; to have lots of fun or excitement.Rate it:
have a blastTo thoroughly enjoy; to be excited or have lots of fun.Rate it:
have a bone to pickTo have a complaint or grievance with somebody.Rate it:

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