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A list of phrases related to the word "position"...


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  • At this point in time
  • Back seat driver ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bald-faced lie
  • Bare-faced lie
  • Base station
  • Be It Ever So Humble There's No Place Like Home ( John Howard Payne and Sir Henry Bishop song )
  • Beside the point
  • Between a rock and a hard place ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Blow job
  • Boob job
  • Botched job
  • Buckle your seat belts it's going to be a bumpy ride
  • By the seat of your pants
  • Click into place
  • Click it or ticket ( United States seat belt law advertising slogan )
  • Cop an attitude
  • Cop an attitude ( adopt an aggressive stance ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cover Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Cross the floor
  • Curve ball ( a difficult proposition - deriving from baseball terminology )
  • Daily grind ( the daily routine of a dull or boring job )
  • 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 )
  • Democracy Wall ( wall in Bejing China where dissidents post letters poems etc )
  • Doing a sterling job
  • Don't Stand So Close To Me ( Police song )
  • Don't give up the day job
  • Don't just stand there, do something ( A catchphrase from Wacky Races )
  • Drive your point home
  • Ducks on a pond ( A baseball expression meaning having runners in scoring position )
  • Extra Cover ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Face off
  • Fall down on the job
  • Favoured status
  • Feel 95 point great ( Capital FM advertising slogan )
  • Field Marshall ( the highest rank in the British Army )
  • First Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • First among equals ( the most senior person in a group of equal rank )
  • First past the post
  • Flash point
  • Fly by the seat of your pants
  • Forward Short Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Gentlemen please lift the seat
  • Get a gold star ( earn a merit point for doing well )
  • Get straight to the point
  • Get the point
  • Give the lie to
  • Glued to your seat
  • Good Time, Great Taste, That's Why This is My Place ( McDonald's advertising slogan )
  • Hand job
  • Happy place
  • Hard to place
  • Hatchet job
  • Have your hair stand on end
  • Hazards of the job
  • He just wouldn't let it lie
  • Hips Don't Lie ( Shakira with Wyclef Jean song )
  • Hold down a job
  • Hold on to your seat
  • I cannot tell a lie
  • I see you stand like greyhounds in the slips
  • I tell a lie
  • I'm only doing my job
  • Ideas above your station
  • If a job is worth doing it is worth doing well
  • If it doesn't get all over the place, it doesn't belong in your face ( Carl's Jr advertising slogan )
  • If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen ( A catchphrase from Harry S Truman )
  • If you don't get it, you don't get it ( The Washington Post advertising slogan )
  • If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything ( Malcolm X quotation )
  • If you lie down with dogs, you will get up with fleas
  • In point of fact
  • In the box seat
  • In the catbird seat ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • In the right place at the right time
  • Inside job
  • It's a dirty job, but somebody has to do it ( A catchphrase from Nick Stone In Tightrope )
  • It's complicated ( Facebook relationship status )
  • Jockeying for position
  • Jumping off point
  • Just the job
  • Kept in your place
  • Know where we stand
  • Leg Gully ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Leg Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Let Hertz put you in the driver's seat ( Hertz Car Rental advertising slogan )
  • Let sleeping dogs lie
  • Lie back and think of England
  • Lie doggo
  • Lie down on the job
  • Lie down with dogs: get up with fleas
  • Lie fallow
  • Lie in
  • Lie in state
  • Lie in wait
  • Lie like a trooper
  • Lie low
  • Lie through his teeth
  • Lightning never strikes twice in the same place
  • Little white lie
  • Live a lie
  • 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 the Way You Lie ( Eminem with Rihanna song )
  • Major league ( A baseball expression meaning at the top rank )
  • Make a good job of it
  • Make the best of a bad job
  • Make your bed and lie in it
  • Making the sky the best place on Earth ( Air France advertising slogan )
  • McDonald's is Your Kind of Place ( McDonald's advertising slogan )
  • 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 )
  • Missionary position
  • Moot point
  • More than flesh and blood can stand
  • N*ggers with attitude
  • Nail a lie
  • Name, rank, and serial number
  • Nice place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there
  • No job too small
  • Not a dry seat in the house
  • Not to put too fine a point on it
  • On the edge of my seat
  • On the job
  • On the job training
  • One night stand
  • One night stand investment
  • Out of place
  • Pipped at the post
  • Place of safety
  • Place your bets
  • Point Break ( Keanu Reeves movie )
  • Point Percy at the porcelain
  • Point blank range
  • Point duty
  • Point of sale
  • Point of view
  • Point out
  • Point the finger
  • Point to point
  • Pole position
  • Post early for Christmas ( Post Office advertising slogan )
  • Post haste
  • Post modern
  • Post mortem
  • Post partum
  • Press your point home
  • Pride of place
  • Pull rank
  • Pushed from pillar to post
  • Put in his place
  • Put-up job
  • Quality is job one ( Ford Cars advertising slogan )
  • Rank and file
  • Rear admiral ( naval rank )
  • Rhapsody In Blue ( George Gershwin composition )
  • Rockin' All Over The World ( Status Quo song )
  • Rush job
  • Screw your courage to the sticking place
  • Second slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • See a pin and pick it up, all the day you'll have good luck; see a pin and let it lie, bad luck you'll have all day
  • Seriously though, he's doing a grand job ( A catchphrase from David Frost )
  • 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 )
  • Single point of contact
  • Snow job
  • Somebody somewhere wants a letter from you ( British Post Office advertising slogan )
  • Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Stand By Your Man ( Tammy Wynette song )
  • Stand and deliver
  • Stand before your maker
  • Stand by
  • Stand down
  • Stand in good stead
  • Stand it on its head
  • Stand like a Stoughton bottle
  • Stand off
  • Stand on ceremony
  • Stand on one's dignity
  • Stand on your own two feet
  • Stand out
  • Stand out from the crowd
  • Stand up and be counted
  • Stand up fight
  • Stand up for yourself
  • Stand up guy
  • Status quo
  • Sticking point
  • Stretch a point
  • Strike Up The Band ( George Gershwin composition )
  • Take a back seat
  • Take a seat
  • Take a stand
  • Talking point
  • The Adventure of Shoscombe Old Place ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Italian Job ( Michael Caine movie )
  • The best seat in the house ( Jockey Shorts advertising slogan )
  • The camera doesn't lie
  • The case in point
  • The cheque is in the post
  • The happiest place on Earth ( Disneyland advertising slogan )
  • The lie of the land
  • The lion may lie down with the lamb, but the lamb won't get much sleep ( Woody Allen line )
  • The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make a Heav'n of Hell, a Hell of Heav'n ( from a poem by Milton )
  • The old lie: Dulce et Decorum Est ( from a poem by Owen )
  • The patience of Job
  • The point of contact ( Sprint advertising slogan )
  • The point of no return
  • The right man for the job
  • The right place at the wrong time
  • The right tool for the job
  • The right tools for the job
  • The station of the nation ( Radio Caroline advertising slogan )
  • The station of the stars ( Radio Luxembourg advertising slogan )
  • The toughest job you'll ever love ( United States Peace Corps advertising slogan )
  • There's A Place For Us ( Leonhard Bernstein song )
  • There's a time and a place for everything
  • There's no place like HBO ( Home Box Office advertising slogan )
  • There's no place like home
  • They also serve who only stand and wait ( from a poem by Milton )
  • Third Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Third man ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • This position closed
  • Tipping point
  • To make that tough job easier - you deserve M&M candy ( M&Ms advertising slogan )
  • United we stand divided we fall
  • War room ( the place where war plans are directed )
  • War zone ( the area that a war has taken place )
  • Wardrobe malfunction ( when an item of clothing slips out of place to expose part of the body - typically a woman's breast )
  • What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare ( from a poem by Davies )
  • What's the point?
  • Whenever I feel the need to exercise, I lie down until it goes away ( Robert Maynard Hutchins quotation )
  • Where the rubber meets the road ( where the important facts or realities lie )
  • Wicket Keeper ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Will the real ... stand up? ( A catchphrase from To Tell The Truth )
  • Winning post
  • Without a leg to stand on
  • You made your bed, now lie in it
  • You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off! ( line from the Michael Caine movie The Italian Job )
  • Your place or mine?
  • Zabriskie Point ( Michelangelo Antonioni movie )

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