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A list of phrases related to the word "event"...


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  • Big occasion
  • Caught in the act
  • Class act
  • Clean up your act
  • Couldn't act his way out of a paper bag
  • Current events
  • Do a disappearing act
  • Double act
  • Double header ( A baseball expression denoting two events held on the same day with the same participants )
  • Event horizon
  • Foot in the bucket ( A baseball expression meaning to act timidly or cowardly )
  • Get in on the act
  • Get your act together
  • Group of death ( the most difficult or competitive group in a sports tournament )
  • Happy event
  • Hard act to follow
  • High wire act
  • Human Rights Act
  • In on the act
  • International incident
  • It came to pass
  • It is easy to be wise after the event
  • It's a family affair
  • It's a miracle ( Xerox advertising slogan )
  • Main event
  • Miracle Matthew ( Nickname of Matthew Saad Muhammad )
  • Miracle On 34th Street ( George Seaton movie )
  • Miracle drug
  • Miracle of modern science
  • Motion picture event
  • Ninth inning ( A baseball expression meaning an event or process is near the end )
  • On this auspicious occasion
  • Phone it in ( perform an act in an uncommitted disinterested manner )
  • Pilot episode
  • Play hardball ( A baseball expression meaning to be or act tough or aggressive )
  • Press pass ( a priority ticket giving access to events to the media )
  • Put on an act
  • Random act of kindness
  • Read the riot act
  • Rise to the occasion
  • Rubber chicken curcuit ( a speaking or fundraising event at which poor quality meat is served )
  • Sister Act ( Whoopie Goldberg movie )
  • Special event
  • The Boston Tea Party ( historical event where chests of tea were dumped into Boston harbour )
  • The Thomas Crown Affair ( Steve McQueen movie )
  • The act you've known for all these years ( Beatles song lyric )
  • The cat who doesn't act finicky soon loses control of his owner ( 9 Lives Cat Food advertising slogan )
  • The main event
  • Think global, act local
  • Think globally, act locally ( Friends of the Earth advertising slogan )
  • Triple play ( A baseball expression denoting the act of making three outs during the same play )
  • Turn of events
  • Wise after the event

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