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Cut out means : Designed for
Cry out against means : To complain loudly against
Catch up with means : To overtake
Cry Down means : To make little of
Come off means : To take place
Catch up with means : To overtake
Cast away means : To throw aside
Carry on means : To continue
Call upon means : To order
Call out means : To shout
Call forth means : To provoke
Bring up means : To rear
Break Up means : To disperse / dissolve
Break off means : To end or discontinue
Break Down means : Failure in something
Back Upon means : To be relevant
Back Up means : To support and sustain
Blow up means : To explode
Back out means : To withdraw from a promise or contract
To put in a nutshell means : To say in a few words or to make something concise
Don’t put all your eggs in one basket means : Do not put all your resources in one basket (in one place or thing)
To pour oil on troubled waters means : To make peace
It’s Greek to me means : Something that is not understandable
Make a face means : To show dislike or disappointment through facial expressions
Hand to mouth means : Live on only basic necessities
Give cold shoulder means : To ignore
Get a raw deal means : To not be treated as well as other people
Fool’s paradise means : False sense of happiness
A house of cards means : A poor plan
Afraid of one’s own shadow means : To become easily frightened