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  • 50 Words for Snow ( Kate Bush song )
  • A River Runs Through It ( Brad Pitt movie )
  • A buck well spent ( Springmaid Sheets advertising slogan )
  • A child is an island of curiosity surrounded by a sea of question marks ( Shell advertising slogan )
  • A hewer of wood and a drawer of water
  • A wet weekend
  • Acid rain
  • Adam's ale ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Alive and well
  • All at sea ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • All wet
  • All's Well, That Ends Well
  • Angel Falls ( tourist attraction in Venezuela )
  • Ankle deep
  • Apres moi le deluge
  • Aqua vitae
  • As boring as a wet weekend in Wigan
  • As cold as a well digger's arse
  • As cold as ice
  • As dull as ditchwater
  • As mad as a wet hen
  • As right as rain
  • As well as can be expected
  • At the drop of a hat
  • Augur well ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Baby Please Don't Go ( Muddy Waters song )
  • Bail out
  • Between the Devil and the deep blue sea ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Big fish in a small pool ( someone considered influential compared to their less significant peers )
  • Black water rafting
  • Blood in the water
  • Blood is thicker than water ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Blow off steam
  • Blow out of the water
  • Body surfing ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Both oars in the water
  • Brain bucket
  • Break the ice ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Bridge Over Troubled Water ( Simon and Garfunkel album and song )
  • Bucket and spade holiday
  • Bucket shop
  • Buy a bucket of chicken and have a barrel of fun ( Kentucky Fried Chicken advertising slogan )
  • Can't carry a tune in a bucket
  • Cast your bread upon the waters
  • Castles made of sand fall into the sea eventually
  • Chicken Man ( Nickname of baseball player Wade Boggs )
  • Chocolate drop
  • Clear blue water ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Clearly Canadian Sparkling Mineral Water in Wild Fruit Flavours ( Adelma Mineral Waters advertising slogan )
  • Come hell or high water
  • Come on in, the water's fine
  • Come rain or shine
  • Couldn't carry a tune in a bucket
  • Course you can, Malcolm ( Vick's Sinex Nasal Spray advertising slogan )
  • Cover the waterfront
  • Cry me a river
  • Cut no ice
  • Cuts no ice with
  • Dead in the water
  • Deep sea data diving
  • Deeper Than The Deep Blue Sea ( Frank Sinatra song )
  • Denial ain't just a river in Egypt! ( A catchphrase from Saturday Night Live )
  • Designer dyke
  • Didn't they do well! ( A catchphrase from Bruce Forsyth In The Generation Game )
  • Ding dong bell Pussy's in the well ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Dip your toe into the water
  • Doggy paddle
  • Don't rain on my parade
  • Drip drip drip
  • Drip feed
  • Drop It Like It's Hot ( Snoop Dogg song )
  • Drop a bombshell
  • Drop a brick
  • Drop a bundle
  • Drop a clanger
  • Drop a dime
  • Drop a hint
  • Drop a sprog
  • Drop by
  • Drop dead
  • Drop dead gorgeous
  • Drop dead list
  • Drop down dead
  • Drop in on
  • Drop in the bucket ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Drop in the ocean ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Drop it like a hot potato
  • Drop like a stone
  • Drop me a line
  • Drop off
  • Drop someone off
  • Drop the Dead Donkey ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Drop the ball
  • Drop your aitches
  • Drop your bundle
  • Drop your cookies
  • Drop your drawers
  • Drop your guard
  • Drop your pants
  • Ducks on a pond ( A baseball expression meaning having runners in scoring position )
  • Each Record a Masterpiece ( Van Dyke Records advertising slogan )
  • Exceedingly well read
  • Extreme refreshment ( Bud Ice advertising slogan )
  • Eye watering
  • Fire And Rain ( James Taylor song )
  • Fish out of water ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Flash crash ( the sudden drop in the Dow Jones Index in 2010 )
  • Foot in the bucket ( A baseball expression meaning to act timidly or cowardly )
  • Fountain head
  • Fresh squeezed glaciers ( Adelma Mineral Waters advertising slogan )
  • From sea to shining sea
  • From the Land of Sky-Blue Waters ( Hamm's Beer advertising slogan )
  • Full steam ahead
  • Gargle factory
  • Genius bonus ( a joke or theme added to a programme aimed at well informed people )
  • Get a gold star ( earn a merit point for doing well )
  • Get into deep water
  • Get into hot water
  • Get the drop on
  • Get up steam
  • Get well soon
  • Get your feet wet
  • Go and jump in a lake
  • Go through fire and water for
  • Go well Go Shell ( Shell advertising slogan )
  • God willing and the creek don't rise
  • Good to the last drop ( Maxwell House Coffee advertising slogan )
  • Got My Mojo Working ( Muddy Waters song )
  • Gut bucket
  • Hail fellow well met
  • Hands across the sea
  • Hands that do dishes can feel soft as your face, with mild green Fairy Liquid ( Fairy Liquid advertising slogan )
  • Hard Rain's A Gonna Fall ( Bob Dylan song )
  • He doesn't have both oars in the water
  • He's fallen in the water ( A catchphrase from The Goon Show )
  • Head of steam
  • Hold water
  • Hoochie Coochie Man ( Muddy Waters song )
  • Ice cold
  • Ice cream social
  • Ice maiden
  • Ice up
  • Ice, ice baby
  • If a job is worth doing it is worth doing well
  • If all the world were Jell-O, And whipped cream filled the sea, Then the only spoon from here to the moon Would have to belong to me ( Jell-O Gelatin Dessert advertising slogan )
  • If you want a thing done well, do it yourself
  • In deep water
  • In hot water
  • Into every life a little rain must fall
  • Is she or isn't she? ( Harmony hair spray advertising slogan )
  • Itsy Bitsy spider climbing up the spout, down came the rain and washed the spider out ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch a pail of water ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jerkwater town
  • Just add water
  • Just as well
  • Just when you thought it was safe to go back in water ( Jaws II advertising tagline )
  • Keep going well - keep going Shell ( Shell advertising slogan )
  • Keep your head above water
  • Kick the bucket
  • Know full well
  • Leave well enough alone
  • Let it drop
  • Let off steam
  • Let well alone
  • Let's get out of these wet clothes and into a dry Martini
  • Like a duck to water
  • Like a fish out of water
  • Like a hog on ice
  • Like water off a duck's back
  • Lipton's gets into more hot water than anything ( Lipton Tea advertising slogan )
  • Liquid assets
  • Liquid engineering ( Castrol Motor Oil advertising slogan )
  • Liquid lunch
  • Little fish in a big pond ( someone considered unimportant compared to their more significant peers )
  • Living well is the best revenge
  • Looking like a wet weekend
  • Made to make your mouth water ( Opal Fruits advertising slogan )
  • Make it rain
  • March from Bridge on the River Kwai ( Mitch Miller song )
  • Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues we write in water
  • Might as well
  • Mop up
  • Mouth-watering
  • Muddy the waters
  • My Own Private Idaho ( River Phoenix movie )
  • Neer do well
  • Niagara Falls ( tourist attraction in Canada )
  • Of the first water
  • Oil and water don't mix
  • Old soak
  • On The Waterfront ( Marlon Brando movie and Clark Gable movie )
  • On ice
  • One may as well be hanged for a sheep as for a lamb
  • Original Gangster Ice T song
  • Paddle your own canoe
  • Pan galactic gargle blaster
  • Penis Von Lesbian ( Nickname of actor Dick Van Dyke )
  • Pocket pool
  • Pond life
  • Pond scum
  • Pour cold water on
  • Pour oil on troubled waters
  • Pure life ( Nestle Aberfoyle Natural Spring Water advertising slogan )
  • Purple Rain ( Prince song and album )
  • Put on ice
  • Rain before seven, fine before eleven
  • Rain, rain go away, come again another day ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Red River ( John Wayne / Howard Hawks movie )
  • River Deep Mountain High ( Ike and Tina Turner song )
  • Rode hard and put away wet
  • Row up Salt River
  • Run out of steam
  • Rust bucket
  • Say it, don't spray it
  • Sea Bass ( Nickname of Sebastian Janikowski )
  • Sea change ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Sea level
  • Set Fire to the Rain ( Adele song )
  • She sells sea shells on the sea shore
  • Shop 'till you drop
  • Singin' in the Rain ( Gene Kelly movie )
  • Skating on thin ice
  • Slippery When Wet ( Bon Jovi album )
  • Slippery when wet
  • Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep
  • Sold down the river
  • Spend money like water
  • Spitting with rain
  • Steam coming out of your ears
  • Still waters run deep
  • Stop drop and roll
  • Stop me and buy one ( Wall's Ice Cream advertising slogan )
  • Sun, sea and sand
  • Swing by ( slang expression meaning drop in for a visit )
  • Swing the lead
  • Take a bath in the dark tonight and let the water make love to your skin ( Lavin Perfumes & Soaps advertising slogan )
  • Take a dip
  • Take me to the river
  • Teeming down with rain
  • Test the water
  • That's all well and good
  • The Big Pond ( nickname of the Atlantic Ocean between the UK and the USA )
  • The Bride Of The Sea ( Nickname of Venice Italy )
  • The Bridge On The River Kwai ( David Lean movie )
  • The Coward Of Bitter Creek ( Nickname of Jason McCord ( Chuck Connors ) )
  • The Great Lake State ( Nickname of the US state of Michigan )
  • The Hot Water State ( Nickname of the US state of Arkansas )
  • The Human Rain Delay ( Nickname of Mike Hargrove )
  • The Ice Box ( Nickname of Tim Newton )
  • The Mistake On The Lake ( Nickname of Cleveland Ohio )
  • The Old Man And The Sea ( Spencer Tracy movie )
  • The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea in a beautiful pea-green boat ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Panama Canal ( tourist attraction in Panama )
  • The Rain Man ( Nickname of Ray Allen )
  • The Tide Is Turning ( Roger Waters, 1987 song )
  • The Trevi Fountain ( tourist attraction in Italy )
  • The deep blue sea
  • The fountain of youth
  • The rain in Spain falls mainly on the plain
  • The worried well
  • There's plenty more fish in the sea
  • This precious stone set in the silver sea, this sceptered isle
  • Throw cold water on
  • Throw the baby out with the bathwater ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Tonic water by you know who ( Schweppes advertising slogan )
  • Travel well ( Lincoln advertising slogan )
  • Turn on, tune in, drop out ( A catchphrase from Timothy Leary )
  • Twenty thousand leagues under the sea
  • Under your own steam
  • Up shit creek without a paddle
  • Victoria Falls ( tourist attraction in Zambia )
  • Waiting for the other shoe to drop
  • Walk on thin ice
  • Walk on water
  • Wash your mouth out with soap and water
  • Water down
  • Water of life
  • Water seeks its own level
  • Water under the bridge
  • Water water everywhere and not a drop to drink
  • Watering hole
  • Well I never
  • Well blow me down
  • Well endowed
  • Well fed
  • Well fit
  • Well heeled
  • Well hung
  • Well in with
  • Well liked
  • Well off
  • Well turned calf
  • Well turned out
  • Well up with
  • Well, actually, he forgot Poland
  • Well, duh
  • Well, nobody's perfect ( line from the movie Some Like It Hot )
  • Well, she was just seventeen you know what I mean ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Wet behind the ears
  • Wet blanket
  • Wet dream
  • Wet fish
  • Wet the baby's head
  • Wet through
  • Wet your beak
  • Wet your whistle
  • What's The Story Morning Glory? ( Oasis album )
  • White water rafting
  • You Wear It Well ( Rod Stewart song )
  • You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink
  • You cannot step into the same river twice ( philosophical comment by Heraclitus )
  • You could have heard a pin drop
  • You gotta ask yourself, do I feel lucky, well do ya punk? ( Dirty Harry )
  • You shop, we drop ( Tesco home delivery advertising slogan )

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