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  • Bed down
  • Bend over backwards to help
  • Black Hawk Down ( Ewan McGregor movie )
  • Bob up and down
  • Bogged down
  • Boils down to
  • Bolt down
  • Boogie on down
  • Bow down before
  • Bowl over
  • Bowled a maiden over ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Bread always falls butter side down ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Breathing down your neck
  • Bridge Over Troubled Water ( Simon and Garfunkel album and song )
  • Brimming over with confidence
  • Bring down
  • Bring the house down
  • Brought down
  • Brought down to earth
  • Buckle down ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Burning Down The House ( Talking Heads song )
  • By the hairs on my chinny chin chin, I'll blow your house down
  • Calm down
  • Calm down, calm down ( A catchphrase from Harry Enfield In The Scousers )
  • Can't Slow Down ( Lionel Richie album )
  • Cast an eye over
  • Caught with your pants down
  • Caught with your trousers down
  • Chow down ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Chucking it down
  • Clamp down on
  • Come On Over ( Shania Twain album )
  • Come On Over ( Shania Twain song )
  • Come across
  • Come down hard on
  • Come down on someone like a ton of bricks
  • Come down to earth with a bump
  • Come down to the line
  • Come on down ( A catchphrase from The Price Is Right ) ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Come on over
  • Come over all funny
  • Come together right now over me ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Cool down
  • Couldn't put it down
  • Cross To The Other Side ( The Inspirations song )
  • Cross border
  • Cross dressing
  • Cross into the Blue ( United States Air Force advertising slogan )
  • Cross my heart and hope to die
  • Cross my palm with silver
  • Cross over to the other side
  • Cross purposes
  • Cross swords with
  • Cross the Rubicon
  • Cross the aisle
  • Cross the floor
  • Cross the line
  • Cross your fingers
  • Cross your mind
  • Crossing the Rubicon
  • Cut someone down in their prime
  • Cut someone down to size
  • Death is nature's way of telling you to slow down
  • Dial down ( adjust a device to reduce sound or temperature )
  • Do over
  • Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me ( Elton John song )
  • Don't cross the bridge till you come to it
  • Don't cry over spilt milk
  • Don't kick a man when he's down
  • Don't let the bastards grind you down ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Don't lose any sleep over it
  • Don't take it lying down
  • Don't trust anyone over thirty
  • Doss down
  • Dot the I's and cross the T's
  • Double cross
  • Double down
  • Down Under ( Nickname of Australia )
  • Down among the dead men
  • Down and out
  • Down at heel
  • Down boy
  • Down came a blackbird and pecked off her nose ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Down for the count
  • Down in the dumps
  • Down in the mouth
  • Down it in one
  • Down memory lane
  • Down on all fours
  • Down on his luck
  • Down pat
  • Down south
  • Down the drain
  • Down the hatch
  • Down the pan
  • Down the tubes
  • Down to earth
  • Down to the ground
  • Down to the last out ( A baseball expression meaning to have one last chance )
  • Down to the pub for a quick one
  • Down to the wire
  • Down tools
  • Draw a veil over
  • Dress down
  • Dress down Friday
  • Dressing down
  • Drill down
  • Drop down dead
  • Dumbing down
  • Dust down
  • Eggs over easy
  • Eye someone up and down
  • Face down
  • Fall down on the job
  • Falling down drunk
  • Fire down below
  • Game over
  • Garbage something down
  • Get down
  • Get down Shep ( A catchphrase from John Noakes On Blue Peter )
  • Get down and dirty
  • Get down and get funky
  • Get down to brass tacks
  • Get down to business
  • Get down with the kids
  • Get over it
  • Get over yourself
  • Get the low down
  • Get your ass over here
  • Get your head down
  • Get your leg over
  • Get your message across
  • Give it a once over
  • Glad All Over ( Dave Clark Five song )
  • Gloss over
  • Go down a storm
  • Go down fighting
  • Go down for the third time
  • Go down in flames
  • Go down on
  • Go down on bended knee
  • Go down the drain
  • Go down the tubes
  • Go down the wrong way
  • Go down to the wire
  • Go down with flying colours
  • Go down with the ship
  • Go over
  • Go over ( (of a plant) fade and begin to die )
  • Go over big
  • Go over the top
  • Go over the wall
  • Go over to Rome ( Adopt the Catholic faith )
  • Go over to the other side
  • Going down
  • Going down the tubes
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Good bacon has Danish written all over it ( Danish Bacon advertising slogan )
  • Got it down to a fine art
  • Gun down
  • Hand it over
  • Hand me down
  • Hand over
  • Hand over fist
  • Hands across the sea
  • Hands up if you use Right Guard, Hands down if you don't ( Right Guard antiperspirant advertising slogan )
  • Hanging over your head
  • Hard to pin down
  • Hash it over
  • Haul over the coals
  • Have a cross to bear
  • He huffed and he puffed and he blew their house down
  • He's got a yellow streak down his back
  • Head over heels in love
  • Hoe down
  • Hold down a job
  • Hose down
  • Hung over
  • Hunker down
  • Hunt down
  • Hurry on down to Hardee's ( Rolaids advertising slogan )
  • I can see you standing over a hot stove, but I can't see the stove ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I get knocked down, but I get up again ( Chumbawumba song )
  • I'm Down ( Beatles song )
  • If it doesn't get all over the place, it doesn't belong in your face ( Carl's Jr advertising slogan )
  • If you lie down with dogs, you will get up with fleas
  • In over your head
  • Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results ( Albert Einstein quotation )
  • Invite someone over
  • It ain't over till it's over ( A catchphrase from Yogi Berra )
  • It all boils down to this
  • It went down the wrong way
  • It will blow over
  • It won't let you down ( Sure anti-perspirant advertising slogan )
  • It's All Over Now ( The Rolling Stone song )
  • It's All Over Now Baby Blue ( Bob Dylan song )
  • It's ain't over until it's over
  • It's better to be looked over than overlooked
  • It's black over Bill's mother's
  • It's deja vu all over again
  • It's not over until the fat lady sings
  • It's not worth crying over spilt milk
  • It's written all over your face
  • Itsy Bitsy spider climbing up the spout, down came the rain and washed the spider out ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jack fell down and broke his crown ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jack jump over the candlestick ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jot down
  • Jump down my throat
  • Jumping up and down with annoyance
  • June Is Bustin' Out All Over ( Richard Rodgers song )
  • Keep it down
  • Keep your head down
  • Kick a man when he's down
  • Kick over the traces
  • Kick the can further down the road
  • Kicking dead whales down the beach
  • Kip down
  • Knock down drag out
  • Knuckle down to
  • Lay down roots
  • Lay down rubber
  • Lay down your arms
  • Lay down your life
  • Lay the law down
  • Leg over
  • Let down
  • Let me take you down, cos I'm going to Strawberry Fields ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Let not the sun go down on your wrath
  • Let the side down
  • Let your hair down
  • Levelling down
  • Lie down on the job
  • Lie down with dogs: get up with fleas
  • Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Line is full of misery and lonliness and it's over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Live over the shop
  • London bridge is falling down ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Look down on
  • Look down your nose
  • Look over
  • Look over your shoulder
  • Look someone up and down
  • Lord it over
  • Lose hands down
  • Make over
  • Mark down
  • Marry over the broomstick
  • Mind over matter
  • Mind over matter: if you don't mind it don't matter
  • Mister Gorbachev, tear down this wall! ( A slogan from President Reagan )
  • Move It On Over ( Hank Williams song )
  • Move over
  • Mow down
  • Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall ( Political slogan )
  • My cup runneth over
  • Nail down
  • Narrow down
  • Never kick a dog when he's down
  • Nothing over sixpence ( Woolworths advertising slogan )
  • On lock down
  • On me head son ( Invitation to cross a football so that another player can head it )
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest ( Jack Nicholson movie )
  • One over the eight
  • One toe over the line
  • Over The Rainbow ( Judy Garland song )
  • Over a barrel
  • Over and above
  • Over and done with
  • Over and out
  • Over and over again
  • Over my dead body
  • Over the hill
  • Over the hills and far away
  • Over the legal limit
  • Over the limit
  • Over the moon
  • Over the odds
  • Over the teeth and through the gums, look out stomach here it comes
  • Over the top
  • Over your head
  • Overpaid, oversexed, and over here
  • Pace up and down
  • Paper over the cracks
  • Park yourself down
  • Party down
  • Pass down
  • Pass over to the other side
  • Pipe down
  • Please turn over
  • Pleasing people the world over ( Holiday Inn advertising slogan )
  • Pull the wool over someone's eyes
  • Put across an idea
  • Put one over on
  • Put someone down
  • Put the hammer down
  • Put your foot down
  • Queen it over
  • Rake over the ashes
  • Rake over the coals
  • Rap over the knuckles
  • Ride a cock horse to Banbury Cross to see a fine lady upon a white horse ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Ride roughshod over
  • Ring aring of roses, a pocketful of posies, atishoo, atishoo, all fall down ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Ring down the curtain
  • Rockin' All Over The World ( Status Quo song )
  • Roger, over and out
  • Roll Over Beethoven ( Chuck Berry song )
  • Roll over and play dead
  • Round down
  • Scroll down
  • Seagulls Over Sorrento ( Gene Kelly movie )
  • Send down
  • Shake down
  • Shoot down in flames ( destroy an argument or theory )
  • Shoot him down in flames
  • Shot across the bows
  • Shove it down someone's throat
  • Show down
  • Show's over folks
  • Sold down the river
  • Somewhere over the rainbow
  • Splash down
  • Splash it all over ( Brut Aftershave advertising slogan )
  • Splashed across the front page
  • Stand down
  • Start over
  • Starting Over ( John Lennon song )
  • Step down
  • Stop, Look and Listen; remember the Green Cross Code ( UK Road Safety Campaign advertising slogan )
  • Style over substance ( an emphasis on image rather than issues )
  • Suits you down to a tee
  • Suits you down to the ground
  • Take down a peg or two
  • Talk down to
  • Talk over your head
  • Teeming down with rain
  • The best tyres in the world have Goodyear written all over them ( Goodyear Tyres advertising slogan )
  • The bread always falls buttered side down
  • The chips are down
  • The cow jumped over the moon ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The greatest tragedy is indifference ( Red Cross advertising slogan )
  • The joke's over
  • The lion may lie down with the lamb, but the lamb won't get much sleep ( Woody Allen line )
  • The low down
  • The party's over
  • The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog
  • The sun is over the yardarm
  • The wait is over
  • The way of the cross
  • They think its all over: it is now
  • Think it over
  • Throw down the gauntlet
  • Throw over the traces
  • Thumbs down
  • Thunder from Down Under ( Nickname of Konstantin Kostya Tszyu )
  • Tide you over
  • Tired and over emotional
  • Top down
  • Trade down
  • Triumph of hope over experience
  • Turn over a new leaf
  • Turn that frown upside down
  • Until Hell freezes over
  • Up and down like a bride's nightie
  • Up and down like a whore's drawers
  • Up and down like the Ottoman Empire ( line from Monty Python's Life Of Brian )
  • Up and down the city road
  • Up hill and down dale
  • Walk all over someone
  • Walking across a minefield
  • Watch over
  • Water down
  • Watership Down ( Richard Adams book )
  • We will cross that bridge when we come to it
  • Well blow me down
  • Went down like a lead balloon
  • What goes up must come down
  • What has come over you?
  • What the eye doesn't see, the heart doesn't grieve over
  • When the bough breaks the cradle will fall, and down will come baby, cradle and all ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • When the chips are down
  • Whenever I feel the need to exercise, I lie down until it goes away ( Robert Maynard Hutchins quotation )
  • Why did the chicken cross the road?
  • Win over
  • Winning hands down
  • Wolf down
  • You can't keep a good man down
  • You could have knocked me down with a feather
  • Your choice down at Wendy's, where quality is our recipe ( Wendy Burgers advertising slogan )
  • Zebra crossing

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