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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.

This (humorous) saying suggests that being clean is nearly as good as being godly or very holy. >>
Thu, Apr 19, 2018, Continue reading at the source
If someone jumps on the bandwagon, they join a movement or follow a fashion that has recently become popular. >>
Thu, Apr 19, 2018, Continue reading at the source

If someone's blood is up, they are very angry about something.

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Fri, Mar 02, 2018, Continue reading at the source

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.

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Mon, Feb 05, 2018, Continue reading at the source

If you don't have a stitch, you have nothing suitable to wear for an occasion. If someone is without a stitch on, they are naked.

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Wed, Jan 10, 2018, Continue reading at the source