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add fuel to the flames
add fuel to the flames Meaning: an action, whether verbal or physical that makes a bad situation even worse cause circumstances or dispute to become further excessive Synonym: ... Read on

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high up
high up Meaning to have an important standing in society a higher-ranking person in any organization, group or society to be regarded as an influential person in an ... Read on
all set
all set Meaning to refer a state of being ready for an event to be prepared for an occurrence for something to be finished or to refer to ... Read on
pass away
pass away Meaning die to refer to someone dying in order to avoid upsetting someone with the news of the death to stop existing or to go extinct ... Read on
stay up
stay up Meaning not go to sleep to remain awake late into the night to be awake past the time you were meant to go to sleep or ... Read on
go after
go after Meaning to catch up to someone after they have gone to chase or pursue something or someone with the intention of catching up to them or ... Read on
drive crazy
drive crazy also, drive nuts Meaning to disturb or irritate someone to upset someone to the point where they lose focus to annoy someone and cause them to ... Read on
speak too soon
speak too soon Meaning to say something with the belief that it will be right and then it is later found out to be untrue to make an ... Read on
a burnt child dreads the fire
a burnt child dreads the fire Meaning everyone avoids repeating a hurting experience again in life when you are once beaten by someone or something, you always avoid ... Read on
blowing smoke
blowing smoke Synonyms | Variants blows smoke in your face blows smoke in your eyes Meaning to intentionally misinform or deceive when someone is just making plans without ... Read on
heart goes out to
heart goes out to Meaning to feel sympathy for someone when they are distressed used to show a feeling of compassion for someone else during difficult times Example ... Read on

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