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  • Bolt from the blue ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bolt hole
  • Bolt upright
  • Born To Run ( Bruce Springsteen song )
  • Bow and arrow squad
  • Broken Arrow ( James Stewart movie )
  • Bun run
  • Business is like a car, it will not run by itself except downhill
  • Chief cook and bottle washer
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Cut and run ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Do your nut
  • Don't try to run before you can walk
  • Dry run
  • Eat and run
  • Everyone's a Cadbury's Fruit and Nut Case ( Cadbury's Fruit and Nut advertising slogan )
  • Fast as greased lightning
  • Fasten your seatbelts, it's going to be a bumpy night ( All About Eve )
  • Gobble golden flake ( Golden Flake Potato Chips advertising slogan )
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Grid lock
  • Had a good run
  • Hit and run
  • Hold with the hare and run with the hounds
  • Home run
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus ( Spike Jones song )
  • I told you I was ill ( Spike Milligan line inscribed on his gravestone )
  • In the long run
  • In the short run
  • It's a honey of an O, it's Honey Nut Cheerios ( Cheerios advertising slogan )
  • It's no use locking the stable door after the horse has bolted
  • Let your imagination run riot
  • Lightning Feet ( Nickname of Sebastian Janikowski )
  • Lightning never strikes twice in the same place
  • Like a bolt from the blue
  • Lock and load
  • Lock him up and throw away the key
  • Lock horns with
  • Lock stock and barrel
  • Lock up your daughters
  • Louisiana Lightning ( Nickname of Ron Guidry )
  • Make a bolt for the door
  • My friend, Joe Holmes, is now a horse ( Arrow Shirts advertising slogan )
  • Nobody can say no to the honey nut Os in Honey Nut Cheerios ( Cheerios Cereals advertising slogan )
  • Nut factory
  • On lock down
  • On the run
  • Race for the taste, the honey sweet taste!, the honey-nutty taste of Honey Nut Cheerios ( Cheerios Cereals advertising slogan )
  • Run For Your Life ( The Beatles song )
  • Run Forrest, Run! ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Run a fever
  • Run a tight ship
  • Run along
  • Run amuck
  • Run for cover
  • Run for the border ( Taco advertising slogan )
  • Run for the hills
  • Run for your life
  • Run for your money
  • Run it up the flagpole and see who salutes
  • Run its course
  • Run like the wind
  • Run of the Millsap ( Nickname of Paul Millsap )
  • Run of the mill
  • Run off at the mouth
  • Run off your feet
  • Run out of gas
  • Run out of steam
  • Run out of town on a rail
  • Run rabbit, run rabbit, run run run
  • Run rings around
  • Run the gauntlet
  • Run the plates
  • Run the risk
  • Run to fat
  • Run to ground
  • Run to seed
  • Run toward the sound of gunfire
  • Run with the ball
  • Run with the hare and hunt with the hounds
  • Run yourself ragged
  • Secure in the knowledge
  • See how they run like pigs from a gun ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Shoot through ( to leave or abscond )
  • Some kind of a nut
  • Sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you don't ( Peter Paul Mounds advertising slogan )
  • Still waters run deep
  • Sue grabbit and run
  • Take the money and run
  • The Rape Of The Lock ( Alexander Pope book )
  • The course of true love never did run smooth
  • The first network for men ( Spike TV advertising slogan )
  • There's a lot of it about ( A catchphrase from Spike Milligan )
  • This one will run and run
  • Three blind mice, see how they run ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Tough nut to crack
  • Under lock and key
  • White lightning
  • You can run but you can't hide

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