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  • America's Next Top Model
  • And the next object is ( A catchphrase from Twenty Questions )
  • Around The World In Eighty Days ( Jules Verne book )
  • Around the clock
  • Arse about face
  • Artificial respiration
  • As near as dammit
  • As tough as they come
  • Ask around
  • At close quarters
  • Balanced approach
  • Bandy about
  • Bang on about ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bat the idea around
  • Beat about the bush ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Been around the block a few times
  • Beside myself with joy
  • Beside the point
  • Better luck next time
  • Boss about
  • Boy next door
  • Bugger about
  • Bum about
  • Change has come to America
  • Chasing nickels around dollar bills
  • Cleanliness is next to Godliness ( Pears' Soap advertising slogan )
  • Cleanliness is next to godliness
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind ( Richard Dreyfuss movie )
  • Close call
  • Close enough for government work
  • Close enough for jazz
  • Close friends
  • Close of play
  • Close proximity
  • Close quarters ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Close ranks
  • Close shave
  • Close the books
  • Close to home
  • Close to the bone
  • Close to the mark
  • Close your eyes and think of England ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Close, but no cigar ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • 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
  • Coming to a screen near you
  • Companion plant ( a plant grown near to another species to enhance its growth )
  • Cut up about
  • Dance around the problem
  • Dangerous Liaisons ( Glenn Close movie )
  • Dick around
  • Distance vision ( the ability to see distant objects )
  • Do you come here often?
  • Don't Stand So Close To Me ( Police song )
  • Don't close your eyes for a minute
  • Don't come the raw prawn
  • Don't cross the bridge till you come to it
  • Don't go on about it
  • Don't trouble your pretty little head about it
  • Drag ass around
  • Draw to a close
  • Dream come true
  • Easy come easy go
  • Echo Around the World ( Edison Records advertising slogan )
  • Everything You Wanted To Know About Sex But Were Afraid To Ask ( Woody Allen movie )
  • Extra, extra, read all about it
  • Fall about laughing
  • Fall about your ears
  • Far better for being near to you ( The Chesham Building Society advertising slogan )
  • Fart around
  • Fasten your seatbelts, it's going to be a bumpy night ( All About Eve )
  • Fatal Attraction ( Glenn Close / Michael Douglas movie )
  • First come first served
  • Fool around
  • Gad about
  • Get around to it
  • Get your head around something
  • Girl next door
  • Go about your business
  • Go around in circles
  • Go around with
  • Go on about
  • Go to see a man about a dog
  • 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 )
  • Goof around
  • Green around the gills
  • Hang about
  • Hang around with
  • Hard to come by
  • Harp on about
  • Have a thing about
  • Have you any last requests? ( humorous question asked as though a person was about to be killed )
  • Have your wits about you
  • Hedged about
  • Here I come to save the day ( A catchphrase from Mighty Mouse )
  • Holding your cards close to your chest
  • Horse around
  • Horsing around
  • How about that?
  • How come?
  • I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside ( British Music Hall song )
  • I Get Around ( Beach Boys song )
  • I don't know much about art but I know what I like
  • I may not know much about art, but I know what I like
  • I've come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass... and I'm all out of bubblegum
  • Idea whose time has come
  • If you build it they will come
  • If you can keep your head when all about you ( from a poem by Kipling )
  • In out, in out, shake it all about
  • In the neighbourhood of
  • In the order of
  • In the region of
  • In the same ballpark
  • In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on ( Robert Frost quotation )
  • It's about time
  • It's all about you ( People Telecom advertising slogan )
  • It's come to a pretty pass
  • Jerk around
  • Jig around
  • Johnny come lately
  • Joke around
  • Just around the corner
  • Keep on about
  • Keep your friends close, keep your enemies closer ( proverbial saying )
  • Keep your wits about you
  • Kick the gong around
  • Kidding around
  • Knock about
  • Knock about comedy
  • Knock into the middle of next week
  • Know what you are about
  • Lark about
  • Little Boy Blue come blow your horn ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Loaf about
  • Make a song and dance about
  • Make no bones about
  • Man about town
  • Mess around
  • Messing about in boats
  • Milling about
  • Monkey around
  • Mooching around
  • More or less
  • Much Ado About Nothing
  • Muck about
  • My Boomerang Won't Come Back ( Charlie Drake song )
  • My ship has come in
  • Near and dear to my heart
  • Near death experience
  • Near miss
  • Near sighted
  • Near the knuckle
  • Near to one's heart
  • Nearly new
  • Next generation
  • Next in line to the throne
  • Next to myself, I like BVD best ( BVD Underwear advertising slogan )
  • Next to nothing
  • Ninth inning ( A baseball expression meaning an event or process is near the end )
  • Nose around
  • Not a hundred miles away
  • Not just nearly clean, but really clean ( Ariel Ultra advertising slogan )
  • Nothing is real and nothing to get hung about ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Nothing to worry your pretty little head about
  • Nothing to write home about
  • Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of the party
  • Now they whisper to her not about her ( Cashmere Bouquet Soap advertising slogan )
  • On deck ( A baseball expression meaning next in line )
  • On the bubble
  • Order about
  • Out and about
  • Piss about
  • Play around
  • Point blank range
  • Ponce about
  • Potter about
  • Proximity marketing
  • Pussyfoot around
  • Rain, rain go away, come again another day ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Read all about it
  • Ring around the collar ( Wisk detergent advertising slogan )
  • Rock And Roll Dreams Come True ( Meatloaf song )
  • Rock Around The Clock ( Bill Haley song )
  • Rough around the edges
  • Run rings around
  • Run toward the sound of gunfire
  • Sail close to the wind
  • Sanka, everything you love about coffee ( Sanka advertising slogan )
  • Scouting about
  • Scratch around
  • Screw around
  • Scrub around it
  • Shop Around ( Smokey Robinson song )
  • Shop around
  • Sitting next to Nellie
  • Skim milk does not come from skinny cows ( Alba Dry Milk advertising slogan )
  • Sleep around
  • Smoke around the campfire
  • So creamy it's almost fattening ( Burma Shave Shaving Cream advertising slogan )
  • Some day my prince will come
  • Some day my prints will come
  • Something About You ( Four Tops song )
  • Something to crow about
  • Sorry about that, Chief. ( A catchphrase from Get Smart )
  • Stone's throw ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Stop faffing about
  • Stop messing about ( A catchphrase from Kenneth Williams )
  • Take it to the next level
  • Talks about talks
  • Taste Me! Taste Me! Come on and Taste Me! ( Doral Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Tell me about it
  • Tell them about the honey, mummy ( Sugar Puffs advertising slogan )
  • Thank you, come again ( A catchphrase from Apu In The Simpsons )
  • That just about takes the biscuit
  • That's about it
  • That's about the size of it
  • The Next America ( Nickname of Columbia Maryland )
  • The best is yet to come
  • The bull in the bowler hat ( jokey term for artificial insemination )
  • The chickens have come home to roost ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • The dim distant past
  • The next president of the United States
  • The next small thing
  • The shape of things to come
  • The shot heard around the world
  • 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 wheel has come full circle
  • The wheels have come off
  • The world around one
  • There's Something About Mary ( Cameron Diaz movie )
  • There's a lot of it about ( A catchphrase from Spike Milligan )
  • There's not much in it
  • There's something about her
  • There's something funny about it
  • There's too much arson about here
  • They never come back
  • Things to come
  • This neck of the woods
  • This time next year we will be millionaires ( A catchphrase from Only Fools And Horses )
  • Throw your money around
  • Throw your weight about
  • Till the cows come home
  • To kingdom come
  • Too Busy Thinking About My Baby ( Marvin Gaye song )
  • Too close for comfort
  • Too close to call
  • Tool around
  • Toward this end
  • Twist around your little finger
  • Up and about
  • Up close and personal
  • Watch out there's a Humphrey about ( Milk Marketing Board advertising slogan )
  • We will cross that bridge when we come to it
  • What goes around comes around
  • What goes up must come down
  • What has come over you?
  • What's It All About, Alfie? ( Michael Caine movie )
  • What's all the fuss about?
  • 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 )
  • Within spitting distance
  • Within striking distance
  • Wrapped around your little finger
  • You are now free to move about the country ( Southwest Airlines advertising slogan )
  • You can't keep quiet about a Wispa ( Cadbury's Wispa advertising slogan )
  • You won't have Nixon to kick around anymore
  • You'd be so nice to come home to
  • You've come a long way, baby ( Virginia Slims Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Your next car ( Chrysler advertising slogan )

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