☞ Saved By The Bell:
Saved at the last possible moment.
Someone else who takes the blame.
To escape and not have to pay.
☞ Sick As A Dog:
To be very sick (with the flu or a cold).
☞ Sitting Shotgun:
Riding in the front passenger seat of a car.
☞ Sixth Sense:
A paranormal sense that allows you to communicate with the dead.
☞ Skid Row:
The rundown area of a city where the homeless and drug users live.
☞ Smell A Rat:
To detect somone in the group is betraying the others.
☞ Smell Something Fishy:
Detecting that something isn't right and there might be a reason for it.
☞ Son of a Gun:
Someone who is left-handed.
☞ Spitting Image:
The exact likeness or kind.
☞ Start From Scratch:
To do it all over again from the beginning.
☞ The Ball Is In Your Court:
It is your decision this time.
☞ The Best Of Both Worlds:
There are two choices and you have them both.
☞ The Bigger They Are The Harder They Fall:
While the bigger and stronger opponent might be alot more difficult to beat, when you do they suffer a much bigger loss.
☞ The Last Straw:
When one small burden after another creates an unbearable situation, the last straw is the last small burden that one can take.
☞ The Whole Nine Yards:
Everything. All of it.
☞ Third times a charm:
After no success the first two times, the third try is a lucky one.
☞ Tie the knot:
To get married.
☞ Til the cows come home:
A long time.
☞ To Make A Long Story Short:
Something someone would say during a long and boring story in order to keep his/her audience from losing attention. Usually the story isn't shortened.
☞ To Steal Someone's Thunder:
To take the credit for something someone else did.
humor, not to be taken serious.
☞ Turn A Blind Eye:
Refuse to acknowledge something you know is real or legit.
☞ Twenty three skidoo:
To be turned away.
☞ Under the weather:
Feeling ill or sick.
☞ Up a blind alley:
Going down a course of action that leads to a bad outcome.
☞ Use Your Loaf:
Use your head. Think smart.
☞ Van Gogh's ear for music:
☞ Variety Is The Spice Of Life:
The more experiences you try the more exciting life can be.
☞ Wag the Dog:
A diversion away from something of greater importance.
☞ Water Under The Bridge:
Anything from the past that isn't significant or important anymore.
☞ Wear Your Heart On Your Sleeve:
To openly and freely express your emotions.
☞ When It Rains, It Pours:
Since it rarely rains, when it does it will be a huge storm.
☞ When Pigs Fly :
Something that will never ever happen.
☞ Wild and Woolly:
Uncultured and without laws.
☞ Wine and Dine:
When somebody is treated to an expensive meal.
☞ Without A Doubt:
☞ X marks the spot:
A phrase that is said when someone finds something he/she has been looking for.
☞ You Are What You Eat:
In order to stay healthy you must eat healthy foods.
☞ You Can't Judge A Book By Its Cover:
Decisions shouldn't be made primarily on appearance.
☞ You Can't Take it With You:
Enjoy what you have and not what you don't have, since when you die you cannot take things (such as money) with you.
☞ Your Guess Is As Good As Mine:
I have no idea.
☞ Zero Tolerance:
No crime or law breaking big or small will be overlooked.
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