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  • Any which way
  • Baby brain ( forgetfulness caused by lack of sleep when caring for a newborn )
  • Beauty contest ( a political contest in which the result is infuenced by personality and image more than by policy )
  • Beauty parade ( a political contest in which the result is infuenced by personality and image more than by policy )
  • Brand new ballgame ( A baseball expression meaning when a team that has been behind ties up the game )
  • Can of corn ( A baseball expression meaning a ball which is easy to catch )
  • Court of last resort ( a legal court from which no further appeals may be made )
  • Don't kick a man when he's down
  • Don't know which way to look
  • Even a blind hog finds an acorn once in a while
  • Every Which Way But Loose ( Clint Eastwood movie )
  • Fiddling while Rome burns
  • Figure painting ( a form of painting in which the human body is the subject )
  • Gather ye rosebuds while ye may
  • Get while the getting's good
  • Get while the going is good
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Good Americans when they die go to Paris
  • Hear what you like, when you like ( Rex Records advertising slogan )
  • High season ( the most popular time to visit a resort or attraction - when prices are highest )
  • High ticket item ( a consumer good that would constitute a major expense when bought )
  • I coulda been a contender, instead of a bum, which is what I am ( On The Waterfront )
  • I'll have what she's having ( A catchphrase from When Harry Met Sally )
  • I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens ( Woody Allen quotation )
  • I've been cheated by you since I don't know when ( ABBA lyric )
  • If you can keep your head when all about you ( from a poem by Kipling )
  • In days of old when knights were bold
  • Is this a dagger which I see before me?
  • It cleans your breath while it cleans your teeth ( Colgate Toothpaste advertising slogan )
  • It only hurts when I laugh
  • Just when you thought it was safe to go back in water ( Jaws II advertising tagline )
  • Kick a man when he's down
  • Know which end is up
  • Know which side your bread is buttered
  • Landscape painting ( a form of painting in which the natural world is the subject )
  • Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans ( John Lennon quotation )
  • Life is what happens while you are busy doing other things
  • Look your best while you wear our least ( Jockey Shorts advertising slogan )
  • Make hay while the sun shines
  • My heart went boom when I crossed that room ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Needs must when the Devil drives
  • Never kick a dog when he's down
  • Nine While Nine ( The Sisters Of Mercy song )
  • Nine while nine
  • Nobody loves a fairy when she's forty
  • Not going anywhere for a while? Grab a Snickers ( Snickers advertising slogan )
  • Not the ill wind which blows no man to good ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Once in a while
  • One instinctively knows when something is right ( Croft Original Sherry advertising slogan )
  • Portrait painting ( a form of painting in which the human face is the subject )
  • Quit while you're ahead
  • Ready when you are ( Delta Airlines advertising slogan )
  • Remember when?
  • Rock a bye baby on the tree top, when the wind blows the cradle will rock ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Rubber chicken curcuit ( a speaking or fundraising event at which poor quality meat is served )
  • Say when
  • See which way the cat jumps
  • Shot while trying to escape
  • Shovel ready ( a building project in which all the preliminaries have been arranged )
  • Since when I have used no other ( Pears' Soap advertising slogan )
  • Slippery when wet
  • Speak when you are spoken to
  • Still life ( a form of painting in which inanimate objects are the subject )
  • Strike out swinging ( A baseball expression meaning to fail while giving it your best effort )
  • Strike while the iron is hot
  • Success has many fathers, while failure is an orphan
  • Sweet as the moment when the pod went 'pop' ( Birds Eye Peas advertising slogan )
  • That which does not kill us makes us stronger ( Friedrich Nietzsche quotation )
  • The Great Wen ( Nickname of London England )
  • The empire on which the sun never sets
  • The exception which proves the rule
  • Time flies when you are having fun when you are having fun
  • Gather ye rosebuds while ye may
  • Get while the getting's good
  • Get while the going is good
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Good Americans when they die go to Paris
  • Hear what you like, when you like ( Rex Records advertising slogan )
  • High season ( the most popular time to visit a resort or attraction - when prices are highest )
  • High ticket item ( a consumer good that would constitute a major expense when bought )
  • I coulda been a contender, instead of a bum, which is what I am ( On The Waterfront )
  • I'll have what she's having ( A catchphrase from When Harry Met Sally )
  • I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens ( Woody Allen quotation )
  • I've been cheated by you since I don't know when ( ABBA lyric )
  • If you can keep your head when all about you ( from a poem by Kipling )
  • In days of old when knights were bold
  • Is this a dagger which I see before me?
  • It cleans your breath while it cleans your teeth ( Colgate Toothpaste advertising slogan )
  • It only hurts when I laugh
  • Just when you thought it was safe to go back in water ( Jaws II advertising tagline )
  • Kick a man when he's down
  • Know which end is up
  • Know which side your bread is buttered
  • Landscape painting ( a form of painting in which the natural world is the subject )
  • Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans ( John Lennon quotation )
  • Life is what happens while you are busy doing other things
  • Look your best while you wear our least ( Jockey Shorts advertising slogan )
  • Make hay while the sun shines
  • My heart went boom when I crossed that room ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Needs must when the Devil drives
  • Never kick a dog when he's down
  • Nine While Nine ( The Sisters Of Mercy song )
  • Nine while nine
  • Nobody loves a fairy when she's forty
  • Not going anywhere for a while? Grab a Snickers ( Snickers advertising slogan )
  • Not the ill wind which blows no man to good ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Once in a while
  • One instinctively knows when something is right ( Croft Original Sherry advertising slogan )
  • Portrait painting ( a form of painting in which the human face is the subject )
  • Quit while you're ahead
  • Ready when you are ( Delta Airlines advertising slogan )
  • Remember when?
  • Rock a bye baby on the tree top, when the wind blows the cradle will rock ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Rubber chicken curcuit ( a speaking or fundraising event at which poor quality meat is served )
  • Say when
  • See which way the cat jumps
  • Shot while trying to escape
  • Shovel ready ( a building project in which all the preliminaries have been arranged )
  • Since when I have used no other ( Pears' Soap advertising slogan )
  • Slippery when wet
  • Speak when you are spoken to
  • Still life ( a form of painting in which inanimate objects are the subject )
  • Strike out swinging ( A baseball expression meaning to fail while giving it your best effort )
  • Strike while the iron is hot
  • Success has many fathers, while failure is an orphan
  • Sweet as the moment when the pod went 'pop' ( Birds Eye Peas advertising slogan )
  • That which does not kill us makes us stronger ( Friedrich Nietzsche quotation )
  • The Great Wen ( Nickname of London England )
  • The empire on which the sun never sets
  • The exception which proves the rule
  • Time flies when you are having fun when you are having fun