Идиомы
to play catch-up
the pen is mightier than the sword
game of chicken
game of chicken
game of chicken
haves and the have-nots
to live up to
in a nutshell
in a nutshell
to have someone's ear
to have someone's ear
to have someone's ear
in deadly earnest
to spill the beans
middle-of-the-road
to emerge unscathed
to take the cake
revolving door
merry-go-round
in the first place
déjà vu
to cut short
to cut short
to say the word
to get even
crazy like a fox
backhanded compliment
just one of those things
act of God
to put up or shut up
to call it a day
sweet tooth
to know which side of bread is buttered
to blaze a trail
fair game
water under the bridge
to shanghai
when the dirt settles
to have a few too many
to have a wild hair up one's ass
lucid
a sledgehammer to crack a nut
nearly fall off chair
pogrom
overkill
make skin crawl
proclivity
the thing is
the thing is
to get wind of
to have (get) a good mind to
to go up in smoke
to go through the roof
to have one's finger in the air
to high-five
to leave no stone unturned
to make a pass at
to prop up
to put a brave face on
to put up with
to put behind
to put up with
to set foot
to stand one's ground
to veer off
what's the beef
last gasp
to make someone tick
to get to grips
hanky-panky
to look before you leap
to put down roots
to take something with a grain of salt
a needle in a haystack
icing on the cake
to pull your socks up
to pull one's leg
that’s the spirit
up-to-date
in droves
to take effect
to strike gold
lion's share
keys of the kingdom
to put hand on the scale
to know the ropes
to tighten the noose
to have bigger fish to fry
to make ends meet
at close quarters
to wade in
off-color
square one
take to the streets
suite
gut course
hanky-panky
perk
like a fish out of water
head over heels
high street
to hit the ceiling
to get rid of
upper hand
to flex muscles
to wean off
trump card
in the long run
pitch-black
to hold one's nerve
carrot and stick
against all the odds
work cut out
spitting image
to sell a lemon
the great and the good
the great and the good
the great and the good
to give a piece of mind
to get rid of
to get one's way
to get along with
fool's paradise
to follow in footsteps
fed up
to draw to a close
to draw parallels
to delve into
to delve into
to delve into
say when
up in the air
to swoop on
to pull no punches
to make one's mark
up to snuff
where there's a will there's a way
to make a splash
to rush to a judgement
to turn blind eye
to stack the deck
to set/start the ball rolling
to take down a notch
to put through
until hell freezes over
to spirit away
to make a dent in
to poke the bear
to be in the doldrums
to hand-pick
to make ends meet
to leave no stone unturned
tall order
to con out of
to let somebody down
to pitch in
take stock
to go back to the drawing board
silver lining
to feel sick to your stomach
to get one's way
to let somebody down
sugar baby
to come together
to dust off
to fill the gap
stripe
naysayer
no-brainer
on track
on the cards
papa bear
ivory tower
knock out of the park
odd
pennywise
sandbag
roller coaster
new kid on the block
out of the blue
pushback
not a moment too soon
makeshift
mixed fortune
in one's own right
mastermind
sitting duck
in one's own right
a few apples short of a bushel
elephant in the room
down the line
a golden goose
head screwed on one's shoulders
draw
in all
down the line
hopeful
eager beaver
ivory tower
to trump up
to not have a clue
iron fist
roller coaster
sea change
runneth over
soul-searching
stiff upper lip
sea change
stiff upper lip
stag party
snake charmer
speak softly but carry a big stick
roger that
to put your money where your mouth is
saber rattling
to butter up
to sock it to
good riddance
to cut out
upper hand
no frills
to tune out
deep pockets
deathbed
death row
death row
in dire straits
hen party
having said that
down and out
banner year
dressed to the nines
at the hat drop
dressed to the nines
die is cast
to faze
fed up
fed up
fed up
here goes nothing
fait accompli
fair play
eye broccoli
written in blood
exodus
to sit on backsides
to shy away from
to round on
to ramp up
to make a show
to hit the road
the devil is in the details
swap meet
flat tire
to stop short of
spoils of war
smoking gun
ripple effect
on pins and needles
to look from the other end of the telescope
of sorts
to make way
to make case
let alone
to kick off
house call
hot air
heart of the story
to have guts
to get in the way
mano a mano
slice and dice
David and Goliath
wear and tear
to pull off
there is gold in them there hills
to take a toll
off the scale
nest egg
keys of the kingdom
to keep under wraps
impending doom
hammer and sickle
urbi et orbi
cop on the beat
to cut corners
to cut corners
copycat
copycat
copycat
a hell of a (helluva)
to come across
clout
clout
clout
close, but no cigar
close call
close call
to clear of
clean slate
choke artist
child's play
to checkmate
to call it a day
to cheat death
to chase rainbow
tempest in a teacup, much ado about nothing, for crying out loud, brain surgery
to bust a gut
uncharted territory
in dribs and drabs
on the doorstep
copycat
to stand out
when push comes to shove
to throw in the towel
tailgating
to raise a red flag
fringe view
fly-tipping
fly on the wall
first and foremost
to march to a different drumbeat
to drop out
work cut out
cliff notes
tipping point
to pour cold water
to make matters worse
to make a difference
to lose steam
to lock and load
to live beyond one's means
to keep fingers crossed
to keep eyes peeled
to keep an eye on
to join the dots
to join the ranks
to join ranks
to hone in on something
to have guts
to have fingers crossed
to have a field day
to go from bad to worse
to give a leg up
to get to the heart of
to get around
to fan out
to fall off the wagon
to face
to do 180
to come up short
to crack down
to come out of the closet
to come out of the closet
thumbs-up
written in stone
in limbo
winds of change
wild goose chase
when in Rome do as Romans do
vantage point
vantage point
vantage point
U-turn
up to scratch
under the barrel of the gun
tons of
tons of
to walk through
to walk through
to try your hand at something
to the hilt
to rub shoulders
to roll the dice
to raise eyebrows
to pull out all the stops
take stock
sugar pill
strike a chord with
square one
soft touch
snafu
silver lining
short of
seesaw
rags to riches
prying eye
piece of cake
out of your hair
out of the blue
optics
on the sidelines
on the line
on the back foot
on the back foot
makeshift
makeshift
last-ditch
last-ditch
in the pipeline
in the pipeline
in the pipeline
on the edge
on the cheap
on one's toes
on hand
off the charts
naked eye
turf
Miranda warning
mind boggling
melting pot
long shot
let alone
last bastion
to kiss and tell
jigsaw puzzle
itsy-bitsy
IOU
in the zone
to change tack
to change hands
to catch the ears
to catch a break
cat and mouse
canine
day in, day out
can't stand
by a hair
in a nutshell
humpty dumpty
high spirits
high seas
gut feeling
to get away with something
goose bumps
glaringly obvious
full steam
from dust to dust
friendly fire
foul play
to flex muscles
far and wide
fait accompli
doldrums
dead set against something
cut above
crying shame
cream of the crop
cold comfort
cold comfort
close call
close call
clear-cut
charm offensive
in the thick of something
in full swing
in droves
in absentia
bumper-to-bumper
budgie smugglers
speak softly but carry a big stick
bargaining chip
bucket list
bucket list
bucket list
bucket list
bucket list
break-neck pace
to break someone's balls
to break bread
breadwinner
to bow out
bottom falls out
boots on the ground
beyond the pale
better late than never
believe it when see it
If you sow the wind you will harvest the storm
watershed moment
to vote with one's feet
up for grabs
tooth and nail
to walk in one's shoes
to turn in
to tie the knot
to tie the knot
to tie the knot
to take a stand (against someone or something)
to stack the deck
to run amok
to rest one's case
to put out the welcome mat
to get through
to fly off the shelves
to feel the pinch
to double down
to cast vote
thick and fast
the winning edge
to go out the window
tall order
to take a toll
skin in the game
rally
to put the cart before the horse
to peter out
on the prowl
off limits
off limits
off limits
monday-morning quarterback
to make a mountain out of a molehill
miranda act
long haul
let alone
to laugh last
to come (get) off your high horse
Godspeed
God helps him, who helps himself
firsthand
to raise eyebrows
to raise eyebrows
cold shoulder
cleaning out the closet
cash on the nail
brave new world
drop in the bucket
to keep fingers crossed
to have a bone to pick with someone
to bring to book
saber rattling
mind over matter
in the same breath
dough
death row
broad daylight
to blow one's own trumpet
to disappear into thin air
to poke fun at
to put a brave face on
to wrap up
to wrap up
silver bullet
to weigh in
to go round the bend
to go up in smoke
death row
dead horse
breadwinner
egg on the face
change agent
beyond the call of duty
work cut out
wishful thinking
to make someone tick
to make someone tick
walk of life
upper hand
up-and-coming
up to someone's neck into something
up to someone's neck into something
up the sleeve
up the sleeve
up in the air
under the barrel of the gun
under the barrel of the gun
under lock and key
to turn blind eye
to turn blind eye
tug of war
tug of war
tug of war
trick or treat
trick or treat
top of the bill
top of the bill
to zero in
to wreak havoc
to wreak havoc
to wreak havoc
to weigh in
to weigh in
to throw off
to lie back and think of England
to take on
to take on
to take heed
to take for granted
to take for granted
to take for granted
to strut stuff
to stay put
to stay put
to spirit away
to spirit away
to spin in the grave
to speak volumes
to show somebody the ropes
to run the show
to run out
to put bluntly
to pull one's punches
to make ends meet
to live up to
to live up to
to lie in state
to lie in state
to lie in state
to kick the tyres
to kick in
to hook up
to hold the key
to hear something on the grapevine
to lie back and think of England
out of thin air
out of thin air
out of thin air
the devil is in the details
swan song
swan song
stiff upper lip
stiff upper lip
state-of-the-art
state-of-the-art
stand in the way
to spit it out
slip of the tongue
slings and arrows
sitting duck
silver tongue
silver lining
short of
ship of the desert
ship of the desert
seesaw
seesaw
sea change
sea change
sacrificial lamb
saber rattling
saber rattling
running water
running water
rock'n'roll
final nail in the coffin
fig leaf
fig leaf
far-flung
far-flung
far-flung
far cry
family jewels
fallback
fallback
fait accompli
fair shake
fair and square
every trick in the book
every mother's son
end of the tunnel
eleventh hour
to drop the ball
down and out
to double back
red tape
red tape
red tape
rags to riches
quick buck
pushback
pretty penny
play hard ball
pitch-black
piece of cake
pick up line
one would give one's right arm
out of the blue
on the house
on the back foot
on bail
on bail
of the first water
not in my backyard (NIMBY)
no frills
nitty-gritty
neck and neck
neck and neck
milk and cookies
middle ground
mea culpa
mea culpa
makeshift
to make someone tick
mainstay
mainstay
magic wand
low blow
loose end
lickety split
lickety split
let alone
let alone
last resort
to kick the tyres
kernel of truth
to keep the books
jet set
jaw-dropping
it s not what you know but who you know
in the thick of something
in limbo
in limbo
in limbo
in harm's way
in harm's way
in harm's way
in droves
in dire straits
ill-fated
icing on the cake
hustle and bustle
horse trade
horse trade
high and low
high and dry
to have a ball
to have a ball
hand-to-mouth
hands-on
hands-on
half-mast
hair of the dog
gut feeling
guinea pig
growing pains
growing pains
glimmer of hope
to get in the way
to get in the way
to get in the way
front burner
front burner
from the horse's mouth
from scratch
from scratch
friendly fire
for good
for good
for good
for all intents and purposes
flat out
from scratch
to catch off guard
tit for tat
tip of the iceberg
thorn in the side
low blow
iron fist
glass ceiling
far cry
cup of tea
blind date
behind the scenes
to drive crazy (nuts)
behind bars
behind bars
behind bars
to beef up
bedside manner
bedrock
bedrock
bedrock
to beat to the punch
to beat around the bush
to bear the brunt
to be in trenches
to be in the doldrums
to be in bed with
to be in bed with
to be dressed to the nines
to be caught (stuck) in the middle
to be caught (stuck) in the middle
banner year
to bang the drum
bang for the buck
bandwidth
average Joe
at odds
ball in the court
at the stroke of a pen
to balance the books
to balance the books
to bail out
to bail on
back-to-back
back-to-back
back-to-back
back on track
to back down
back and forth
ayes have it
austerity
at the top of the tree
at the helm
at the helm
at the hat drop
at the hat drop
at the end of the day
at sixes and sevens
at my alley
at large
at large
at large
at any cost
at a moment's notice
appearances can be deceptive
all-in
DOA
to dawn on someone
to dawn on someone
to dawn on someone
damned if you do damned if you don't
cutting edge
cutting edge
cutting edge
cry foul
crush on
cop on the beat
cook the books
cook the books
cold case
cold case
to cobble together
to cobble together
clarion call
charm offensive
charm offensive
to call the shots
to call the shots
to call the shots
brush with something
to break bread
brain drain
brain drain
brain drain
bottom line
bottom line
bottom line
bellwether
behind bars
beauty is in the eye of the beholder
beauty is in the eye of the beholder
beauty is in the eye of the beholder
bat an eye
basket case
bad bone
bad blood
bad apple
back-seat driver
back burner
baby bust
axe to grind
at large
at hand
to keep at bay
to keep at bay
to keep at bay
to keep at bay
at a loss for words
around the clock
all-in
a whole new ball game
a thing of the past
a sight for sore eyes
a needle in a haystack
a foot in the door
tigers can't change their stripes
butterflies in one's stomach
to hang in the balance
to grasp at straws
to go fishing
to give the creeps
to give somebody a dirty look
to gild the lily
to get rid of
to get away with something
to faze
to drop in
to drive crazy (nuts)
to drive a wedge
all in all
all hell broke loose
all hell broke loose
all for
all for
all eyes are on
all eyes are on
all eyes are on
all ears
all ears
all Chinese to me
ahead of the pack
ahead of the curve
against the clock
against all the odds
against all the odds
to add insult to injury
to add fuel to the fire
ad hoc
act of God
acid test
ace in the hole
about face
to cut the crap
to come out of the closet
to wean off
to chase down
to catch someone red-handed
to bottle up
to beef up
to beat swords into ploughshares
to beat swords into ploughshares
to beat swords into ploughshares
to bear the brunt
to bear the brunt
to be on board with
to be dressed to the nines
tinderbox
through thick and thin
through thick and thin
fed up
fed up
fed up
loose cannon
to be in the dark
under the table
to be up to no good
fed up
a needle in a haystack
to know something like the back of your hand
icing on the cake
guinea pig
once and for all
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