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  • Baa baa black sheep have you any wool? ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Beaten at your own game
  • 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 )
  • Beyond compare
  • Big Game James ( Nickname of basketball player James Posey )
  • Big Game James ( Nickname of basketball player James Worthy )
  • Blame game
  • Brand new ballgame ( A baseball expression meaning when a team that has been behind ties up the game )
  • Bring your A game ( perform to your best ability )
  • Call of Duty ( video game title )
  • Cat and mouse game
  • Catches win matches
  • China plate ( Cockney rhyming slang for mate )
  • Civil union
  • Compare and contrast
  • Compare apple and oranges
  • Compare notes
  • Cover Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Extra Cover ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Fine Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Gully ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Didn't they do well! ( A catchphrase from Bruce Forsyth In The Generation Game )
  • Different ball game
  • Ding dong bell Pussy's in the well ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Dish fit for the gods ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Doctor Foster went to Gloucester ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Doctors recommend Phillip Morris ( Philip Morris Tobacco advertising slogan )
  • Down came a blackbird and pecked off her nose ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • End of the ball game
  • Equal opportunities
  • Equal pay, equal time ( Bulova Watches advertising slogan )
  • Everywhere that Mary went, the lamb was sure to go ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Extra Cover ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Fair game
  • Farewell to the ugly cigarette ( Eve Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Fighting fit
  • First Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • First among equals ( the most senior person in a group of equal rank )
  • First comes love, then comes marriage
  • Fit But You Know It ( The Streets' song )
  • Fit Dunlop and be satisfied ( Dunlop Tyres advertising slogan )
  • Fit a quart into a pint pot
  • Fit for a king
  • Fit for purpose
  • Fit in with
  • Fit of the giggles
  • Fit the bill
  • Fit to a T
  • Fit to be tied
  • Five for silver ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Five, six, pick up sticks ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction
  • For want of a nail the shoe was lost ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Forward Short Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Four and twenty blackbirds baked in a pie ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Four for a boy ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Game bird
  • Game brain
  • Game changer
  • Game of two halves
  • Game on
  • Game over
  • Game plan
  • Game set and match
  • Game time
  • Game to the last
  • Georgie Porgie pudding and pie ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Give the game away
  • Glow Little Glow-worm ( children's nursery rhyme )
  • Golden Sombrero ( A baseball expression denoting a player who strikes out four times in a game )
  • Goosey Goosey Gander where shall I wander ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Got game
  • Grand Theft Auto ( video game title )
  • Group of death ( the most difficult or competitive group in a sports tournament )
  • Guessing game
  • Gunpowder treason and plot ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Half a pound of tuppenny rice, half a pound of treacle ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Hatch, match and dispatch
  • Have a fit
  • Have you got a light mac?
  • He put in his thumb and pulled out a plum ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • He went to bed and bound his head with vinegar and brown paper ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Hey diddle diddle, the cat and the fiddle ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Hickory dickory dock the mouse ran up the clock ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Hissy fit
  • Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall ( line from nursery rhyme ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • I couldn't agree more
  • I'm game
  • Internationally acknowledged to be the finest cigarette in the World ( Dunhill Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • It's in the game ( EA Sports advertising slogan )
  • It's just a game
  • It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game
  • It's only a game
  • It's raining, it's pouring, the old man is snoring
  • It's that Condor moment ( Condor tobacco advertising slogan )
  • Itsy Bitsy spider climbing up the spout, down came the rain and washed the spider out ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jack Sprat could eat no fat ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch a pail of water ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jack be nimble Jack be quick ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jack fell down and broke his crown ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jack jump over the candlestick ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Join in marriage
  • Keep in step with
  • Keep pace with
  • Keep time with
  • Keep up with
  • Late in the game
  • Laugh fit to burst
  • Leg Gully ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Leg Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Let the punishment fit the crime
  • Lift your game
  • Light up
  • Little Bo peep has lost her sheep ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Little Boy Blue come blow your horn ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Little Jack Horner sat in a corner ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Little Miss Muffet sat on a tuffet eating her curds and whey ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Little Robin Red breast sat upon a tree ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Little Tommy Tucker sings for his supper ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • London bridge is falling down ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Long Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long Stop ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Love and marriage go together like a horse and carriage
  • Love match
  • Lucky Strike means finer tobacco ( Lucky Strike Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Lucy Locket lost her pocket ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Making smoking 'safe' for smokers ( Bonded Tobacco Company advertising slogan )
  • Mario Kart ( video game title )
  • Marriage isn't a word it's a sentence
  • Marriage of convenience
  • Mary Mary quite contrary, how does your garden grow ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Mary had a little lamb its fleece was white as snow ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Mate's rates ( discount price offered to friends )
  • Meet your match
  • Mid Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Mid On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Mix and match
  • Mixed marriage
  • More Doctors Smoke Camels than any other cigarette ( Camel cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • More jobs through science ( Union Carbide and Carbon advertising slogan )
  • More than a match for
  • Mug's game
  • Must win game
  • My old china ( Cockney rhyming slang for mate )
  • No contest
  • Not fit for a dog
  • Not fit for purpose
  • Numbers game
  • Old King Cole was a merry old soul, and a merry old soul was he ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Old Mother Hubbard went to the cupboard to get her poor doggie a bone ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • On an equal footing
  • On the game
  • One for sorrow ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • One two buckle my shoe ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Only A Pawn In Their Game ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Only game in town
  • Open marriage
  • Oranges and lemons say the bells of Saint Clements ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Pat a cake, Pat a cake, baker's man, bake me a cake as fast as you can ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Peer pressure
  • Perfect fit
  • Perfect match
  • Peter Peter pumpkin eater ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Pissing contest
  • Platinum Sombrero ( A baseball expression denoting striking out five times in a game )
  • Play Cupid
  • Play a waiting game
  • Play the game
  • Play the percentage game
  • Polly put the kettle on, we'll all have tea ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Primal Rage ( film and video game )
  • Pussycat pussycat, where have you been? ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Put your game face on
  • Rain, rain go away, come again another day ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Raise your game
  • Remember remember the fifth of November ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Rhyme nor reason
  • Ride a cock horse to Banbury Cross to see a fine lady upon a white horse ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Ring aring of roses, a pocketful of posies, atishoo, atishoo, all fall down ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Rock a bye baby on the tree top, when the wind blows the cradle will rock ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Round and round the garden like a teddy bear ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Second slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Seesaw Margery Daw Johnny shall have a new master ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Seven for a secret, never to be told ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? ( from a poem by Shakespeare )
  • Shell game
  • Short Fine Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Short Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Short Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Mid Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Mid On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silver wedding ( a celebration of twenty-five years of marriage )
  • Simple Simon met a pieman going to the fair ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Sing a song of sixpence a pocket full of rye ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Six for gold ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Skin in the game
  • Smokers are requested to use Swan Vestas ( Swan Vesta matches advertising slogan )
  • Sod this for a game of soldiers
  • Sonic the Hedgehog ( video game title )
  • Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Starter marriage
  • Sticks and snails and puppy dog's tails that's what little boys are made of ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Strike a light
  • Sugar and spice and all things nice that's what little girls are made of ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Super Mario Brothers ( video game title )
  • Take me out to the ball game
  • Take your hand in marriage
  • Talk a good game
  • The All Blacks ( Nickname of the New Zealand Rugby Union team )
  • The Army Game ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Big Ship Sails on The Ally-Ally-Oh ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Dowager Queen of the Game Shows ( Nickname of Pat Carroll )
  • The Grand old Duke of York he had ten thousand men ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The North wind doth blow and we shall have snow ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea in a beautiful pea-green boat ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Queen of Hearts she made some tarts all on a summer's day ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Sims ( video game title )
  • The Thriller In Manila ( Ali versus Frazier boxing match )
  • The beautiful game
  • The blame game
  • The cow jumped over the moon ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The dish ran away with the spoon ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The game is afoot
  • The game is up
  • The house that Jack built ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The king was in his counting house counting out his money ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The name game
  • The name of the game
  • The queen was in the parlour eating bread and honey ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The sheep's in the meadow the cow's in the corn ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The smoker's match ( Swan Vesta matches advertising slogan )
  • There was a crooked man and he walked a crooked mile ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • There was an old woman who lived in a shoe ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • They danced by the light of the moon ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • They dined on mince, and slices of quince ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Third Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Third man ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • This little piggy had roast beef, this little piggy had none ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • This little piggy went to market, this little piggy stayed at home ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Three blind mice, see how they run ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Three for a girl ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Three on a match
  • Three, four, knock at the door ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Tobacco baron
  • Tobacco is our middle name ( American Brands, Inc advertising slogan )
  • Today something we do will touch your life ( Union Carbide and Carbon advertising slogan )
  • Tom Tom the pipers son stole a pig and away he ran ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Trap and ball ( children's ball game )
  • Twinkle twinkle little star, how I wonder what you are ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Two can play at that game
  • Two for joy ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Two little dicky birds sitting on a wall, one named Peter, one named Paul ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Up above the world so high , like a diamond in the sky ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Up your game
  • Upstairs, downstairs and in my lady's chamber ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Use matches sparingly ( Swan Vesta matches advertising slogan )
  • War game ( a simulation of war intended as preparation )
  • We sell more cars than Ford, Chrysler, Chevrolet, and Buick combined ( Matchbox advertising slogan )
  • We won't make a drama out of a crisis ( Commercial Union advertising slogan )
  • We're tobacco men not medicine men. Old Gold cures just one thing. The World's Best Tobacco ( Old Gold Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Wee Willie Winkie runs through the town, upstairs and downstairs in his nightgown ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Well fit
  • What's your game?
  • When the bough breaks the cradle will fall, and down will come baby, cradle and all ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • When they were up, they were up ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Who are you? ( Nintendo Game Boy Advance advertising slogan )
  • Who killed Cock Robin ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Whole new ball game
  • Whole shooting match
  • Wicket Keeper ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Winston tastes good like a cigarette should ( Winston Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • With rings on her fingers and bells on her toes she shall have music wherever she goes ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • With silver bells and cockle shells and pretty maids all in a row ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • You are in a Beauty Contest Every Day of your Life ( Camay Soap advertising slogan )
  • Zero sum game
  • lookie likie ( a lookalike - someone who closely resembles another )

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