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  • As tough as they come
  • As usual
  • Back number
  • Ballpark figure
  • Barnet Fair ( Cockney rhyming slang for hair )
  • Beer and sandwiches at Number 10
  • Below par
  • Between two stools ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bog standard ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Boy next door
  • Break out of the ordinary ( Nestle's Butterfinger advertising slogan )
  • Brighton line ( Bingo call for number fifty nine )
  • Business as usual
  • By fair means or foul
  • Change has come to America
  • Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep ( Middle of the Road song )
  • Clickety click ( Bingo call for number sixty six )
  • Come Alive! You're in the Pepsi Generation ( Pepsi advertising slogan )
  • Come And Get It ( Badfinger song )
  • Come Away with Me ( Norah Jones album )
  • Come Fly With Me ( Frank Sinatra song )
  • Come Into The Garden Maud ( Tennyson poem and Victorian song )
  • Come On Baby Light My Fire ( The Doors song )
  • Come On Over ( Shania Twain album )
  • Come On Over ( Shania Twain song )
  • Come Running ( Van Morrison song )
  • Come Together ( The Beatles song )
  • Come a cropper ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Come about
  • Come across
  • Come again?
  • Come and get it
  • Come and talk to the listening bank ( Midland Bank advertising slogan )
  • Come apart at the seams
  • Come back for more
  • Come between
  • Come clean ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Come down hard on
  • Come down on someone like a ton of bricks
  • Come down to earth with a bump
  • Come down to the line
  • Come easy to
  • Come from behind
  • Come full circle
  • Come good
  • Come hell or high water
  • Come hither eyes
  • Come home to Birds Eye Country ( Birds Eye Frozen Foods advertising slogan )
  • Come home to a real fire ( Coal Board advertising slogan )
  • Come home to roost ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Come in from the cold
  • Come into bloom
  • Come into line
  • Come into view
  • Come into your own
  • Come of age
  • Come off it
  • Come on down ( A catchphrase from The Price Is Right ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Come on in, the water's fine
  • Come on like gangbusters
  • Come on over
  • Come on stream
  • Come on women, man the factories ( WWII slogan )
  • Come out
  • Come out and play
  • Come out fighting
  • Come out in a cold sweat
  • Come out in the wash
  • Come out of the closet
  • Come out of the woodwork
  • Come out of your shell
  • Come out on top
  • Come out swinging
  • Come out with your hands up
  • Come out you're surrounded
  • Come over all funny
  • Come rain or shine
  • Come round
  • Come running
  • Come the three corners of the world in arms
  • Come to
  • Come to Jesus
  • Come to Marlboro Country ( Marlboro Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Come to a head
  • Come to a screeching halt
  • Come to a sticky end
  • Come to blows
  • Come to fruition
  • Come to grief
  • Come to light
  • Come to mama
  • Come to nothing
  • Come to papa
  • Come to rest
  • Come to the Central Park Zoo Cafeteria. Let the animals watch you eat for a change ( Central Park Zoo advertising slogan )
  • Come to the aid of the party
  • Come to the edge
  • Come to the party
  • Come to think of it
  • Come to where the flavor is ( Marlboro Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Come to your senses
  • Come together right now over me ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Come unstuck
  • Come up and see me sometime ( A catchphrase from Mae West )
  • Come up short
  • Come up smelling of roses
  • Come up trumps ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Come up with
  • Come up with the goods
  • Come what come may ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Come wind come weather
  • Come with a begging bowl
  • Come with me to the casbah ( A catchphrase from Charles Boyer )
  • Come within an ace
  • Common ground
  • Common or garden
  • Common sense ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Complex number ( a number containing real and imaginary parts )
  • Cushy number
  • Do a number on
  • Do you come here often?
  • Doctor's Orders ( Bingo call for number nine )
  • Does not compute ( A catchphrase from Lost In Space )
  • Don't amount to a hill of beans
  • Don't come the raw prawn
  • Don't cross the bridge till you come to it
  • Double standard
  • Dream come true
  • Droopy drawers ( Bingo call for number forty four )
  • Easy come easy go
  • Employee Number 8 ( Nickname of Antoine Walker )
  • Faint heart never won fair lady
  • Fair Trade
  • Fair and Balanced ( FOX News advertising slogan )
  • Fair and aboveboard
  • Fair and square
  • Fair crack of the whip
  • Fair dinkum
  • Fair do's
  • Fair enough
  • Fair exchange is no robbery
  • Fair game
  • Fair go
  • Fair market value ( a reasonable price for an article for sale )
  • Fair play
  • Fair play to you
  • Fair sex
  • Fair shake
  • Fair to middling
  • Fair to midland
  • Figure it out
  • Figure painting ( a form of painting in which the human body is the subject )
  • Fine figure of a man
  • Fine figure of a woman
  • First come first served
  • For fair
  • Four score and seven years ago
  • Girl next door
  • Go figure
  • Good things come in small packages
  • Good things come in small parcels
  • Good things come in threes
  • Good things come to those who wait ( Guinness advertising slogan )
  • Got your number
  • Ground ball ( A baseball expression meaning a prosaic or ordinary accomplishment )
  • Happy medium
  • Hard to come by
  • Hate figure
  • Here I come to save the day ( A catchphrase from Mighty Mouse )
  • How come?
  • I don't mean maybe
  • I'm smarter than the average bear! ( A catchphrase from The Yogi Bear Show )
  • I've come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass... and I'm all out of bubblegum
  • I've got your number
  • Idea whose time has come
  • If you build it they will come
  • In the middle of nowhere
  • It don't mean a thing if it ain't got swing
  • It's a fair cop
  • It's come to a pretty pass
  • Johnny come lately
  • Just a regular guy
  • Just because you are paranoid it doesn't mean that they aren't out to get you
  • Keep score
  • Key of the door ( Bingo call for number twenty one )
  • Knock into the middle of next week
  • Know the score
  • Lean and mean
  • Lean mean fighting machine
  • Lean, mean and hungry
  • Least common denominator
  • Legs eleven ( Bingo call for number eleven )
  • Little Boy Blue come blow your horn ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Little black number
  • Look after number one
  • Look out for number one
  • Love Potion Number Nine ( Leiber and Stoller song )
  • Lucky number seven
  • Mean Joe ( Nickname of Joe Greene )
  • Mean Mr. Mustard ( Beatles song )
  • Mean Streets ( Robert De Niro movie )
  • Mean and selfish
  • Mean business
  • Mean spirited
  • Meet in the middle
  • Middle England
  • Middle man
  • Middle of nowhere
  • Middle of the road
  • My Boomerang Won't Come Back ( Charlie Drake song )
  • My Fair Lady ( Lerner and Loewe musical )
  • My ship has come in
  • Name, rank, and serial number
  • No fair!
  • No great shakes
  • No mean feat
  • Normal service has been resumed
  • Nothing in common
  • Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of the party
  • Number 10 Downing Street ( address of the British Prime Minister )
  • Number Six ( Pseudonym of Peter Smith The Prisoner ( Patrick McGoohan ) )
  • Number crunching
  • Number one
  • Number one concubine ( name given to the partner of Bertrand Russell )
  • Number one son
  • Number two
  • Number unobtainable
  • Only the brave deserve the fair and the fair deserve JAEGER ( Jaeger Sportswear advertising slogan )
  • Par for the course
  • Piggy in the middle
  • Play both ends against the middle
  • Play the percentage game
  • Points mean prizes
  • Public Enemy Number One ( Nickname of John Dillinger )
  • Rain, rain go away, come again another day ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Rock And Roll Dreams Come True ( Meatloaf song )
  • Roll up, roll up, all the fun of the fair
  • Round down
  • Round up
  • Round up the usual suspects ( Casablanca )
  • Say what you mean and mean what you say
  • Score an own goal
  • Score points off
  • Score to settle
  • See what we mean ( Canon advertising slogan )
  • Shoot a birdie ( score one under par in a golf shot )
  • Simple Simon met a pieman going to the fair ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Situation normal, all f*cked up
  • Skim milk does not come from skinny cows ( Alba Dry Milk advertising slogan )
  • Slap bang in the middle
  • Smack dab in the middle
  • Snakes alive ( Bingo call for number fifty five )
  • So easy to use, no wonder it's number one ( AOL advertising slogan )
  • So so
  • Some day my prince will come
  • Some day my prints will come
  • Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them
  • Squeezed middle
  • Standard of the World ( Cadillac advertising slogan )
  • Summer time ( the time adopted during the summer in advance of the standard time )
  • Taste Me! Taste Me! Come on and Taste Me! ( Doral Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Thank you, come again ( A catchphrase from Apu In The Simpsons )
  • The Fair City ( Nickname of Dublin Ireland )
  • The Gold Standard
  • The Golden Mean
  • The Ordinary Superstar ( Nickname of Johnny Rodgers )
  • The Paris Of The Middle East ( Nickname of Beirut Lebanon )
  • The Queen Of Mean ( Nickname of Anne Robinson )
  • The best is yet to come
  • The chickens have come home to roost ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • The common good
  • The common touch
  • The law of averages
  • The magic number
  • The man on the Clapham omnibus
  • The medium is the message ( A catchphrase from Marshall McLuhan )
  • The shape of things to come
  • The time has come the walrus said to talk of many things
  • The time has come, the Walrus said, to talk of many things, Carroll )
  • The usual suspects
  • The wheel has come full circle
  • The wheels have come off
  • There are three kinds of lies: lies, damnable lies, and statistics
  • They never come back
  • Things to come
  • Three score and ten
  • Till the cows come home
  • Times without number
  • To kingdom come
  • Tobacco is our middle name ( American Brands, Inc advertising slogan )
  • Top of the shop ( Bingo call for number ninety )
  • Total Eclipse Of The Heart ( Bonnie Tyler song )
  • Total package
  • Total stranger
  • Total up
  • Two fat ladies ( Bingo call for number eighty eight )
  • Two little ducks ( Bingo call for number twenty two )
  • Unlucky for some ( Bingo call for number thirteen )
  • Up to par
  • Vanity Fair ( William Makepeace Thackeray book )
  • Vital statistics
  • Vodka as it should be ( Russian Standard advertising slogan )
  • Was she worth it ( Bingo call for number fifty six )
  • We mean business
  • We will cross that bridge when we come to it
  • We're number two. We try harder ( Avis Rent-a-Car advertising slogan )
  • Well, she was just seventeen you know what I mean ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • What do points mean? Points mean prizes ( A catchphrase from Price Is Right )
  • What goes up must come down
  • What has come over you?
  • What you lose on the swings you gain on the roundabouts
  • What you mean we, white man?
  • When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions
  • When the bough breaks the cradle will fall, and down will come baby, cradle and all ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • When you come to think of it
  • Why don't you come up sometime and see me? ( She Done Him Wrong )
  • World's Fair
  • You'd be so nice to come home to
  • You've come a long way, baby ( Virginia Slims Cigarettes advertising slogan )

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