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'Justin, this isn't what I meant when I said we could make out like bandits.'
"Well, pickle my trotters!"
Tags:pig, pigs, exclamation, exclamations, trotter, trotters, pork, pickled trotter, pickled trotter, farm animal, farm animals, expression, expressions, surprise, pig trotter, pig trotters, pickled pig trotter, pickled pig trotters, butcher, butchers, slaughter house, slaughter houses, pettitoe, pettitoes, crubeen, crubeens
"The pile of cash we're sitting on… Where is it and who's sitting on it?"
"Can you describe this china shop?"
Tags:therapy, therapist, therapists, shrink, shrinks, psychology, psychologist, psychologists, psychiatry, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, counselor, counselors, counseling, counsellor, counsellors, counselling, patient, patients, mental health, animal, animals, cow, cows, bull, bulls, cattle, livestock, bovine, china shop, china shops, careless, awkward, clumsy, damaging, describe, description, expression, expressions, idiom, idioms, wordplay, word play
"C'mon. I've been saving for a rainy day.''
"We have a certain spirit here, Cosgrove. We call it 'esprit de corporation'."
"I'll give you an inch."
Tags:relationship, relationships, marriage, married, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, couple, couples, men, man, woman, women, sayings, saying, expression, expressions, conversation, conversations, discussion, discussions, arguments, argue, arguing, dispute, disputes, give them and inch and they will take a mile, inches, miles, measurement
'He hasn't got a leg to stand on.'
"Well, I guess the bubble has burst over at Phillips Rodny Associates."
Tags:metaphor, metaphors, burst your bubble, business, businesses, bubble, bubbles, fail, failure, failures, failing, failed, failed business, men, businessmen, businessman, bankrupt, bankruptcy, financial bubble, finance, finances, financial, space, outer space, expression, saying, expressions, sayings, debt, debts, liquidation, liquidated, liquidate, insolvent, insolvency
"Darling, I've come crawling back to you, just the way you always said I would."
Tags:animal, animals, talking animal, talking animals, reptile, reptiles, snake, snakes, relationship, relationships, relationship issues, relationship problems, marriage, marriages, married life, couple, couples, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, partner, partners, boyfriend, boyfriends, girlfriends, divorce, divorces, split, splits, separation, separations, breakup, breakups, break up, break ups, break-up, break-ups, ex, exes, former, previous, crawling back, returning, expression, expressions, wordplay, word play
"And in a five-to-four decision today the United States Supreme Court rule that atheits may not barred from foxholes."
Tags:there are no atheists in foxholes, atheist, atheists, expression, expressions, idiom, idioms, atheism, belief, beliefs, belief system, belief systems, foxhole, foxholes, crisis, crisis point, supreme court, religious ruling, religious freedoms, religious rulings, finding faith, discrimination, political freedom, political freedoms
"Don't make waves."
"I though you said I should take the ball and slowly meander around with it."
Tags:analogy, analogies, business analogy, business analogies, football analogy, football analogies, incompetent, incompetence, bad employee, bad employees, take the ball and run with it, expression, expressions, misunderstanding, misunderstandings, underling, underlings, lazy, laziness, saying, sayings
"We did everything we could."
Tags:surgery, surgeries, option, options, exhausting all options, operation, operations, surgical procedure, surgical procedures, medical procedure, medical procedures, cliche, cliches, we did all we could, expression, expressions, figurative, literal, literally, option, options, outside the box, thinking outside the box
"Saints preserve us! The boulevardier got another jaywalking ticket."
Tags:saints preserve us, god help us, saying, sayings, expression, expressions, prayer, prayers, pray, praying, plea, heavenly intervention, old age, old people, elderly, elder, elders, ageing, aging, retirement, retired, boulevardier, rich people, wealth, wealthy, rich, wealthy people, fashionable, socialite, socialites, men, man, woman, women, jaywalk, jaywalking, jaywalker, jaywalkers, ticket, traffic ticket, traffic law, traffic laws
"We don't require you to suffer fools gladly, but it's very strongly encouraged."
"I thought it was only a metaphor when people said, 'My car died.' "
"While I am targeting a certain clientele I also realize I'm a beggar and I can't be a chooser."
Tags:beggar, beggars, begging, bum, bums, panhandler, panhandlers, panhandling, street person, street people, homeless, homelessness, living on the street, money, donation, donations, charity, clientele, customer, customers, retail, target customer, target customers, target clientele, targeting, choosing beggar, choosing beggars, picky, fussy, choosy, beggars can't be choosers, expression, expressions, poverty
"Who shaves the fennel in your family?"
Tags:kid, kids, child, children, parent, parents, mom, moms, mum, mums, mother, mothers, father, fathers, dad, dads, family, families, cook, cooks, cooking, chef, chefs, homecooking, home cooking, home chef, home chefs, home cook, home cooks, meal preparation, meal prep, food, meal, meals, mealtime, mealtimes, fennel, shaves, food trends, trend, trends, trendy, wearing the pants, wearing the trousers, control, power, relationship, relationships, marriage, marriages, married life, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, expression, expressions, word play, wordplay, modern life
"Truthfully, we don't know if he's going to rock on."
Tags:rock on, expression, expressions, saying, sayings, slang, pessimist, pessimists, pessimism, negative, negativity, well wisher, well wishers, farewell, farewells, goodbye, goodbyes, fatal injury, fatal injuries, fatal accident, fatal accidents, surgery, in surgery, surgeon, surgeons, operation, operations, operating, operating theater, operating theaters, operating room, operating rooms, operating theatre, operating theatres
"I hardly think it's fair that the 'coming home drunk at dawn bird' gets the worm."
"You may rush in."
Tags:fool, fools, fools rush in, fools rush, jester, jesters, joker, jokers, medieval, medieval times, royal, royalty, office, offices, business, businesses, businessman, businessmen, executive, executives, receptionist, receptionists, secretary, secretaries, word play, play on words, cliche, cliches, language, saying, sayings, expression, expressions
"But he was only groping for words." "Zero tolerance is zero tolerance!"
Tags:grope, gropes, groper, gropers, metoo, #metoo, zero tolerance, zero tolerance policy, zero tolerance polices, expression, expressions, metaphor, metaphors, metaphorical, argue, argues, argument, arguments, arguing, feminist, feminists, feminist movement, feminist movements, feminism, harassment, harasser, harassers
"And when you realized it was the wrong tree, why do you think you kept barking up it?"
Tags:therapy, therapist, therapists, shrink, shrinks, psychology, psychologist, psychologists, psychiatry, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, counselor, counselors, counseling, counsellor, counsellors, counselling, patient, patients, mental health, animal, animals, pet, pets, pet owner, pet owners, dog, dogs, canine, canines, dog owner, dog owners, barking, mistake, mistakes, error, errors, stubborn, barking up the wrong tree, idiom, idioms, expression, expressions, wordplay, word play
A plumber pulls cash out from the sewer near a casino.