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  • Bo Peep ( Cockney rhyming slang for sleep )
  • Brain dead
  • Bring out your dead
  • Brown bread ( Cockney rhyming slang for dead )
  • Caught napping
  • Chivalry is not dead
  • Cut out the dead wood
  • Cut someone dead
  • Dead Man Walking ( Helen Prejean book )
  • Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid ( Steve Martin movie )
  • Dead Ringer For Love ( Meatloaf song )
  • Dead air
  • Dead and buried
  • Dead and gone
  • Dead cat bounce ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Dead cinch
  • Dead duck
  • Dead easy
  • Dead end
  • Dead from the neck up
  • Dead giveaway
  • Dead heads
  • Dead heat
  • Dead in the water
  • Dead issue
  • Dead letter
  • Dead loss
  • Dead man walking
  • Dead meat
  • Dead men tell no tales
  • Dead men's shoes
  • Dead of night
  • Dead of winter
  • Dead on arrival
  • Dead on time
  • Dead presidents
  • Dead reckoning
  • Dead ringer ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Dead to rights
  • Dead to the world
  • Dead white European male ( derogatory reference to someone who has an unjustified reputation )
  • Dead white male
  • Dead wood
  • Dick and Jane is dead ( Encyclopaedia Britannica advertising slogan )
  • Domestos kills all known germs - Dead! ( Domestos Bleach advertising slogan )
  • Don't lose any sleep over it
  • Down among the dead men
  • Drop dead
  • Drop dead gorgeous
  • Drop dead list
  • Drop down dead
  • Drop the Dead Donkey ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Fall asleep
  • Fifteen men on a dead man's chest
  • Flogging a dead horse
  • Given up for dead
  • Go to sleep
  • God is dead ( philosophical comment by Friedrich Nietzsche )
  • Good and dead
  • Goodnight, sleep tight
  • Half asleep
  • Hang by the neck until dead
  • He's dead Jim ( A catchphrase from Star Trek )
  • I could do it in my sleep
  • I see dead people ( The Sixth Sense )
  • I wouldn't be caught dead
  • In the arms of Morpheus
  • In the land of Nod
  • It was the night before Christmas and all round the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse
  • It's raining, it's pouring, the old man is snoring
  • Kicking dead whales down the beach
  • Kill stone dead
  • Kills bugs dead ( Raid advertising slogan )
  • Knock 'em dead
  • Left for dead
  • Let the dead bury the dead
  • Like being savaged by a dead sheep
  • Loud enough to waken the dead
  • Miles to go before I sleep
  • More dead than alive
  • Never speak ill of the dead
  • Night night, sleep tight, don't let the bed bugs bite
  • Numbered with the dead
  • Over my dead body
  • People in here are trying to sleep
  • Play dead
  • Put to sleep
  • Raise the dead
  • Roll over and play dead
  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead ( play by Tom Stoppard )
  • Sleep around
  • Sleep easy in your bed
  • Sleep hygiene
  • Sleep it off
  • Sleep like a baby
  • Sleep like a log
  • Sleep like a top
  • Sleep of the just
  • Sleep on it
  • Sleep rough
  • Sleep sweeter, Bournvita ( Bournvita advertising slogan )
  • Sleep tight
  • Sleep walking
  • Sleep with
  • Sleep with one eye open
  • Sleepy head
  • The Big Sleep ( Humphrey Bogart movie )
  • The City of Dreaming Spires ( Nickname of the city of Oxford )
  • The Day of the Dead ( Horror movie )
  • The King is dead, long live the King
  • The departed
  • The dreaming spires ( an idealised images of the colleges of Oxford )
  • The empty chair ( the perceived absense of someone who is recently deceased )
  • The lion may lie down with the lamb, but the lamb won't get much sleep ( Woody Allen line )
  • The only good Indian is a dead Indian
  • Those who sleep with dogs will rise with fleas
  • To sleep: perchance to dream: ay, there's the rub
  • Twas the night before Christmas - the children were dreaming of a Ford in their future - smart, swanky and gleaming ( Ford Cars advertising slogan )
  • Wanted, dead or alive
  • We never sleep ( Pinkerton's Detective Agency advertising slogan )
  • Yellow matter custard dripping from a dead dog's eye ( Beatles song lyric )
  • You make your bed, you sleep in it
  • You're a long time dead

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