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  • Don't amount to a hill of beans
  • Don't have a bean
  • Don't shoot the messenger
  • Don't shoot the piano player
  • Don't shoot until you can see the whites of their eyes
  • Done a runner ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Ducks on a pond ( A baseball expression meaning having runners in scoring position )
  • Fools rush in where angels fear to tread
  • Front runner
  • Full of beans
  • Globe trotter
  • I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti ( The Silence of the Lambs )
  • If I tell you I will have to shoot you
  • If your friendly neighborhood grocer doesn't have a jar knock something off a shelf on the way out ( Dilly Beans advertising slogan )
  • Just shoot me
  • Know how many beans make five
  • Magic beans
  • Not worth a hill of beans
  • Shoot 'em up
  • Shoot a birdie ( score one under par in a golf shot )
  • Shoot a fairy
  • Shoot blanks
  • Shoot down in flames ( destroy an argument or theory )
  • Shoot first, ask questions later
  • Shoot from the hip
  • Shoot him down in flames
  • Shoot hoops
  • Shoot it out
  • Shoot me now
  • Shoot on sight
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Shoot straight ( to talk or deal honestly )
  • Shoot the breeze
  • Shoot the moon ( remove household goods by night to avoid paying rent )
  • Shoot the puppy
  • Shoot through ( to leave or abscond )
  • Shoot to kill
  • Shoot your cuffs
  • Shoot your mouth off
  • Shoot yourself in the foot
  • Spill the beans
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • The Gopher State ( Nickname of the US state of Minnesota )
  • The Life And Times Of Judge Roy Bean ( Paul Newman movie )
  • They Shoot Horses Don't They? ( Jane Fonda movie )
  • Tread softly because you tread on my dreams ( from a poem by Yeats )
  • Tread the boards
  • Turkey shoot
  • What does that have to do with the price of beans in Tijauna?

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