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  • As well as can be expected
  • Augur well ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Back to the salt mine
  • Black water rafting
  • Blood in the water
  • Blood is thicker than water ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Blow out of the water
  • Both oars in the water
  • Bottomless pit
  • Brain bucket
  • 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
  • Clear blue water ( the 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
  • Couldn't carry a tune in a bucket
  • Dead in the water
  • 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
  • Dish fit for the gods ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Drop in the bucket ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy wealthy and wise
  • Exceedingly well read
  • Fighting fit
  • Fish out of water ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • 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
  • Flea pit
  • Foot in the bucket ( A baseball expression meaning to act timidly or cowardly )
  • 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 well soon
  • Go through fire and water for
  • Go well Go Shell ( Shell advertising slogan )
  • Going swimmingly
  • Gut bucket
  • Hail fellow well met
  • Hale and hearty
  • Have a fit
  • He doesn't have both oars in the water
  • He's fallen in the water ( A catchphrase from The Goon Show )
  • Health and wellness
  • Healthy respect for
  • Her Honeymoon - and it should have been mine! ( Listerine Mouthwash advertising slogan )
  • Hissy fit
  • Hold water
  • I Me Mine ( The Beatles song )
  • I scratch your back and you scratch mine
  • If a job is worth doing it is worth doing well
  • If you want a thing done well, do it yourself
  • In deep water
  • In hot water
  • In the pit of your stomach
  • Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch a pail of water ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • 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
  • Laugh fit to burst
  • Leave well enough alone
  • Let the punishment fit the crime
  • Let well alone
  • Like a duck to water
  • Like a fish out of water
  • Like water off a duck's back
  • Lipton's gets into more hot water than anything ( Lipton Tea advertising slogan )
  • Living well is the best revenge
  • Made to make your mouth water ( Opal Fruits advertising slogan )
  • Make mine Moxie ( Moxie soda advertising slogan )
  • Make mine a double
  • Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues we write in water
  • Might as well
  • Mine host
  • Mine is bigger than yours
  • Mine of information
  • Mosh pit
  • Neer do well
  • Not fit for a dog
  • Not fit for purpose
  • Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine ( Casablanca )
  • Of the first water
  • Oil and water don't mix
  • One may as well be hanged for a sheep as for a lamb
  • Parish pump
  • Party hearty
  • Perfect fit
  • Pit Bull ( Nickname of Mike James )
  • Pit your wits against
  • Poor thing but mine own
  • Pour cold water on
  • Pump and dump
  • Pump iron
  • Pump up the volume
  • Pump your money back into Canada ( Petro Canada, early advertising slogan )
  • Pure life ( Nestle Aberfoyle Natural Spring Water advertising slogan )
  • Rust bucket
  • Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep
  • Spend money like water
  • Take a bath in the dark tonight and let the water make love to your skin ( Lavin Perfumes & Soaps advertising slogan )
  • Take a healthy interest
  • Test the water
  • That Silver-Haired Daddy of Mine ( Gene Autry song )
  • That's all well and good
  • The Hot Water State ( Nickname of the US state of Arkansas )
  • The Invisible Man ( HG Wells story and later a film )
  • The Pit and the Pendulum
  • The worried well
  • Throw cold water on
  • Tonic water by you know who ( Schweppes advertising slogan )
  • Travel well ( Lincoln advertising slogan )
  • Victory is mine
  • 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
  • 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 )
  • White water rafting
  • Whoever smelled it welled it
  • With a hearty hiho Silver
  • You Wear It Well ( Rod Stewart song )
  • You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink
  • You gotta ask yourself, do I feel lucky, well do ya punk? ( Dirty Harry )
  • You too can have a body like mine ( Charles Atlas advertising slogan )
  • Your guess is as good as mine
  • Your place or mine?

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