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10 phrases found for the topic Worries


Phrase: Get into hot water / Be in hot water

Meaning: That is, in real trouble: Some Catalan leaders have got into hot water because they want to hold a referendum to decide their future. They want Catalonia to become a free nation.

Date: 2017-09-22 23:31:08

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Phrase: Be up the creek (without a paddle) / Be up shit creek (without a paddle)

Meaning: Be in trouble, in difficulties: If this becomes known, we'll be up the creek

Date: 2017-09-21 15:11:02

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Phrase: A big brother

Meaning: Something or someone so powerful as to control our lives

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Date: 2017-09-18 22:38:30

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Phrase: Sweat blood

Meaning: To be worried/frightened or to work very hard:
We sweated blood when we were hiding from that angry woman with a machete.
We had to sweat blood to fix your car for today.

Date: 2015-07-12 00:58:14

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Phrase: Sweat bullets

Meaning: To sweat a lot or to be anxious or afraid:
I fell asleep in the sun and woke up sweating bullets.
I was sweating bullets because I had to tell my parents that I had failed all my examinations.

Date: 2015-07-12 00:57:20

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Phrase: What's up? / What's the matter? / Is anything the matter? / What's wrong?

Meaning: Example: You look sad. What's up?

Date: 2015-03-13 04:36:38

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Phrase: Be in limbo

Meaning: Be uncertain about something: We are in limbo until she accepts our proposal. If she rejects it, we will be ruined

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Phrase: Have kittens

Meaning: Be worried or tense: My parents had kittens when I was called up, as they knew how much I loathed joining the army compulsorily for thirteen and a half months

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Phrase: Loose lips sink ships

Meaning: Saying too much can get you or someone else into trouble or danger. Origin: World War II

Sent by Christopher

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Phrase: Wound up tightern a banjer string (Wound up tighter than a banjo string) - Appalachian colloquialism

Meaning: Extremely tense or nervous

Sent by Edgy

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