These are idioms, proverbs, and sayings. They are things that people say that may not be easily translated. They have more meaning than just the words. And they are things people say a lot. There are sayings and proverbs in every language. These are American. There are new ones added daily – so check in often.
If someone's blood is up, they are very angry about something.>>
If you ask if you should put someone's name in the pot, you are asking whether you should add someone's name to the list of those who will be joining us for a particular meal or event.>>