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  • Better dead than red
  • Better off dead
  • Big Shot Becky ( Nickname of basketball player Becky Hammon )
  • Big Shot Bob ( Nickname of basketball player Robert Horry )
  • Big shot
  • Booster shot
  • Brain dead
  • Breathe fire
  • Bring out your dead
  • Brown bread ( Cockney rhyming slang for dead )
  • C'mon Colman's, light my fire ( Colman's Mustard advertising slogan )
  • Cake pop ( A small piece of cake coated with chocolate )
  • Call the shots
  • Calling the shots
  • Catch fire
  • Cheap shot
  • Chew a gun
  • Chinese fire drill
  • Chivalry is not dead
  • Come On Baby Light My Fire ( The Doors song )
  • Come home to a real fire ( Coal Board advertising slogan )
  • Crazy Gun Barney ( Nickname of Barney Fife ( Don Knotts ) )
  • 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 shoot the messenger
  • Don't shoot the piano player
  • Don't shoot until you can see the whites of their eyes
  • Double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble
  • Down among the dead men
  • Draw someone's fire
  • Drop dead
  • Drop dead gorgeous
  • Drop dead list
  • Drop down dead
  • Drop the Dead Donkey ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Fifteen men on a dead man's chest
  • Fight fire with fire
  • Fire And Rain ( James Taylor song )
  • Fire Sale
  • Fire and brimstone
  • Fire away
  • Fire down below
  • Fire engine red
  • Fire in the hole
  • Fire in your belly
  • Fire storm
  • Fire the imagination ( inspire with enthusiasm )
  • Fire up the Quattro ( A catchphrase from Gene Glenister In Ashes To Ashes )
  • Flogging a dead horse
  • Friendly fire
  • Get on like a house on fire
  • Get shot of
  • Give it the gun
  • Give it your best shot
  • Given up for dead
  • Go through fire and water for
  • God is dead ( philosophical comment by Friedrich Nietzsche )
  • Good and dead
  • Great Balls Of Fire ( Jerry Lee Lewis song )
  • Gun down
  • Hang by the neck until dead
  • Hang fire
  • Happiness Is A Warm Gun ( The Beatles song )
  • Harp puts out the fire ( Harp Lager advertising slogan )
  • Have a shot at
  • Have gun, will travel ( A catchphrase from TV series )
  • Have many irons in the fire
  • He shot through like a Bondi tram
  • He's dead Jim ( A catchphrase from Star Trek )
  • Heap coals of fire on someone's head
  • Hire and fire
  • Hold a gun to his head
  • Hot shot
  • I Shot The Sheriff ( Eric Clapton song )
  • I lit a fire, isn't it good, Norwegian wood? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • I see dead people ( The Sixth Sense )
  • I wouldn't be caught dead
  • If I tell you I will have to shoot you
  • In the line of fire
  • Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me?
  • Jump the gun
  • Just shoot me
  • Kicking dead whales down the beach
  • Kill stone dead
  • Kills bugs dead ( Raid advertising slogan )
  • Knock 'em dead
  • Leave the gun, take the cannoli ( line from The Godfather )
  • Left for dead
  • Let the dead bury the dead
  • Liar liar: pants on fire
  • Light My Fire ( The Doors song )
  • Light a fire under him
  • Light a fire under some
  • Like a pig from a gun
  • Like a shot
  • Like being savaged by a dead sheep
  • Little Sure Shot ( Nickname of Annie Oakley )
  • Long shot
  • Loud enough to waken the dead
  • Machine Gun Kelly ( Nickname of George Kelly )
  • Mail shot
  • Mom and Pop
  • More dead than alive
  • Mother Superior jumped the gun ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Mr. Big Shot ( Nickname of Chauncey Billups )
  • Never speak ill of the dead
  • Not by a long shot
  • Numbered with the dead
  • Once you pop you can't stop ( Pringles advertising slogan )
  • Open fire
  • Out of earshot
  • Out of the frying pan into the fire
  • Over my dead body
  • Parting shot
  • Perfect shot
  • Piss like a fire engine
  • Play dead
  • Play with fire
  • Pop art
  • Pop goes the weasel
  • Pop off
  • Pop someone's cherry
  • Pop the question
  • Pop your clogs
  • Pull your chestnuts out of the fire
  • Put a gun to your head
  • Raise the dead
  • Revenge mission ( an attempt to seek active retribution )
  • Ride shotgun
  • Ring Of Fire ( Johnny Cash song )
  • Roll over and play dead
  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead ( play by Tom Stoppard )
  • Run toward the sound of gunfire
  • See how they run like pigs from a gun ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Set Fire to the Rain ( Adele song )
  • Set the Thames on fire
  • Set the world on fire
  • Set your hair on fire
  • Shoot 'em up
  • Shoot a birdie ( score one under par in a golf shot )
  • Shoot a fairy
  • Shoot blanks
  • Shoot down in flames ( destroy an argument or theory )
  • Shoot first, ask questions later
  • Shoot from the hip
  • Shoot him down in flames
  • Shoot hoops
  • Shoot it out
  • Shoot me now
  • Shoot on sight
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Shoot straight ( to talk or deal honestly )
  • Shoot the breeze
  • Shoot the moon ( remove household goods by night to avoid paying rent )
  • Shoot the puppy
  • Shoot through ( to leave or abscond )
  • Shoot to kill
  • Shoot your cuffs
  • Shoot your mouth off
  • Shoot yourself in the foot
  • Shot across the bows
  • Shot in the arm ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Shot in the dark
  • Shot to hell
  • Shot while trying to escape
  • Shotgun wedding
  • Smoking gun
  • Snap, Crackle, and Pop ( Kellogg's Rice Krispies advertising slogan )
  • Son of a gun
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Sweet as the moment when the pod went 'pop' ( Birds Eye Peas advertising slogan )
  • Take a pop at
  • Take a pot shot at
  • The Bronze Goddess of Fire ( Nickname of LaWanda Page )
  • The Day of the Dead ( Horror movie )
  • The Fast Gun From Texas ( Nickname of Dan Troop ( John Russell ) )
  • The Gun That Won The West ( Nickname of the Colt revolver )
  • The Hoosier Hot Shot ( Nickname of humourist Herb Shriner )
  • The King is dead, long live the King
  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance ( James Stewart / John Wayne movie )
  • The Man With The Golden Gun ( James Bond movie Roger Moore )
  • The Ring Of Fire ( Johnny Cash song )
  • The West Coast Sound ( name applied to Californian pop music, especially that of The Beach Boys )
  • The cereal that's shot from guns! ( Quaker Puffed Wheat advertising slogan )
  • The fat is in the fire
  • The money shot
  • The only good Indian is a dead Indian
  • The shot heard around the world
  • There's no smoke without fire
  • They Shoot Horses Don't They? ( Jane Fonda movie )
  • This Wheel's On Fire ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Throw Another Log On The Fire ( Outlaws song )
  • Too many irons in the fire
  • Too pooped to pop
  • Turkey shoot
  • Two irons in the fire
  • Under fire
  • Under the gun
  • Vox pop
  • Wanted, dead or alive
  • Where there's smoke there's fire
  • Where's the fire?
  • Yellow matter custard dripping from a dead dog's eye ( Beatles song lyric )
  • You couldn't catch a monkey with a shotgun and a sack
  • You'll get shot
  • You're a long time dead

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