phrase thesaurus

A list of phrases containing the word "water"...


  • A hewer of wood and a drawer of water
  • Black water rafting
  • Blood in the water
  • Blood is thicker than water ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Blow out of the water
  • Both oars in the water
  • Bridge Over Troubled Water ( Simon and Garfunkel album and song )
  • Clear blue water ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Clearly Canadian Sparkling Mineral Water in Wild Fruit Flavours ( Adelma Mineral Waters advertising slogan )
  • Come hell or high water
  • Come on in, the water's fine
  • Dead in the water
  • Dip your toe into the water
  • Fish out of water ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Get into deep water
  • Get into hot water
  • Go through fire and water for
  • He doesn't have both oars in the water
  • He's fallen in the water ( A catchphrase from The Goon Show )
  • Hold water
  • In deep water
  • In hot water
  • Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch a pail of water ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Just add water
  • Just when you thought it was safe to go back in water ( Jaws II advertising tagline )
  • Keep your head above water
  • Like a duck to water
  • Like a fish out of water
  • Like water off a duck's back
  • Lipton's gets into more hot water than anything ( Lipton Tea advertising slogan )
  • Made to make your mouth water ( Opal Fruits advertising slogan )
  • Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues we write in water
  • Of the first water
  • Oil and water don't mix
  • Pour cold water on
  • Pure life ( Nestle Aberfoyle Natural Spring Water advertising slogan )
  • Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep
  • Spend money like water
  • Take a bath in the dark tonight and let the water make love to your skin ( Lavin Perfumes & Soaps advertising slogan )
  • Test the water
  • The Hot Water State ( Nickname of the US state of Arkansas )
  • Throw cold water on
  • Tonic water by you know who ( Schweppes advertising slogan )
  • Walk on water
  • Wash your mouth out with soap and water
  • Water down
  • Water of life
  • Water seeks its own level
  • Water under the bridge
  • Water water everywhere and not a drop to drink
  • White water rafting
  • You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink

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