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Sayings that start with the letter R

Sayings that start with the letter R

Rabbit and pork

Rack and ruin

Rack your brains

Rag-and-bone man

Rag, tag and bobtail

Raining cats and dogs

Raining stair-rods

Raise Cain

Rank and file

Raspberry tart

Rat arsed

Raze to the ground


Read between the lines

Read the riot act

Real McCoy

Rearranging the deckchairs on the Titanic

Red-handed (caught)

Red-letter day

Red herring

Red in tooth and claw

Red rag to a bull - A

Red sky at night ...

Red tape

Reduplicated phrases

Religion is the opium of the people

Rest on his laurels

Revenge is a dish best served cold

Rhyme nor reason

Rhyming slang

Richard of York gave battle in vain

Richard the Third

Riddle wrapped up in an enigma - A

Ride a cock-horse to Banbury Cross

Riding shotgun


Riley - the life of

[That] Rings a bell

Ring a ring o'roses, a pocketful of posies, atishoo, atishoo, all fall down

Ring down the curtain


Ring the changes


Rise and shine

Road less travelled - The

Road apples

Road rage

Road to hell is paved with good intentions - The

Roasted to a turn

Rob Peter to pay Paul

Rock and roll

(It's not) rocket science

(Make a) rod for your own back

A rolling stone gathers no moss


Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?

Rootin' tootin'

Rose by any other name would smell as sweet - A

Rose is a rose is a rose

Rosie Lea

Rough diamond

Round Robin

Route one

Rub of the green

Rule of thumb

Rum do


Run a mile

Run amok

Run of the mill

Run out of steam

Run rings around

Run the gauntlet

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