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ghost at the feastA presence that mars one's enjoyment by causing guilt or reviving unwelcome memories.Rate it:

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Franklin prend son thé chaudPhrase utilisée par les élèves francophones qui étudient le néerlandais pour se souvenir que les participes passés réguliers en néerlandais se terminent toujours par un d sauf quand le radical du verbe se termine par f, k, p, s, t ou ch.Rate it:

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Barmacide feastSomething that appears highly desirable, but proves to be imaginary, illusory and ultimately very disappointing.Rate it:

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enough is as good as a feastJust the right amount is as good as more than enough: there is no value in excess.Rate it:

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feast for the eyesVisually pleasing sight.Rate it:

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feast or famineA situation in which something is always either extremely abundant or in extremely short supply.Rate it:

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skeleton at the feastOne whose presence brings gloom to a joyous occasion.Rate it:

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skeleton at the feastA reminder of death, a memento mori.Rate it:

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ghost from one's pastSomething unpleasant from one's past that "haunts" them to the present day.Rate it:

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ghost homeA residence intentionally kept vacant by an absentee owner, especially a foreign investor, as a financially safe asset to be liquidated at a convenient time.Rate it:

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ghost of a chanceusually negative meaning is will not happen.Rate it:

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ghost trainfairground attractionRate it:

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give up the ghostTo cease clinging to life; to die.Rate it:

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give up the ghostTo quit; to cease functioning.Rate it:

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give up the ghostTo cede a commitment to or identification with.Rate it:

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yield the ghostTo give up the ghost.Rate it:

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Flying DutchmanA ghost ship.Rate it:

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Mary Celestea ghost shipRate it:

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the flying dutchmanlegendary ghost shipRate it:

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