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


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  • A cup of coffee ( A baseball expression denoting a break from major league baseball )
  • Better to remain silent and be thought a fool that to speak and remove all doubt
  • Big white chief
  • Chief cook and bottle washer
  • Chief of staff
  • Dief the Chief ( Nickname of John Diefenbaker )
  • Ferret face ( Nickname of Major Frank Burns ( Larry Linville ) )
  • First and foremost
  • Hail to the chief
  • High ticket item ( a consumer good that would constitute a major expense when bought )
  • Hot Lips Houlihan ( Nickname of Major Margaret Houlihan ( Loretta Swit ) )
  • I'm convinced the Goodyear Grand Prix-S is a major contribution to road safety ( Goodyear Tyres advertising slogan )
  • It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it ( Maurice Switzer quotation )
  • Main chance
  • Main event
  • Main squeeze
  • Major league ( A baseball expression meaning at the top rank )
  • Major player
  • Might and main
  • Sorry about that, Chief. ( A catchphrase from Get Smart )
  • Splice the mainbrace
  • The Adventure of the Lion's Mane ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Chief ( Nickname of Robert Parish )
  • The Galloping Major ( Nickname of Ferenc Puskas )
  • The main drag
  • The main event
  • The rain in Spain falls mainly on the plain
  • You have the right to remain silent

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