Following the car in front of you too closely; tailgating.
The guy driving behind me was riding my bumper so closely that it could be classified as vehicular sodomy.
18th century slang for a child born out of wedlock.
As well as having a daughter with his wife, Ben Franklin fathered a by-blow by another woman. (This is true).
To totally ignore someone by pretending you are deaf, dumb, and blind.
My boss called me into the office to chew me out, but I gave him the Helen Keller routine.
1. To fail, to perform poorly.
2. To be rejected.
1. Tom was afraid that he was going to bomb out on his math test.
2. John bombed out when he asked Jane on a date.
To make a loud, prolonged complaint, especially in a public situation.
If Mary doesn't get the promotion, she will raise a big stink about it to everyone in the office.
This is what happens to a person's rear end after sitting for too long.
That movie was so long that I ended up with a major case of numb bum.
A small, badly constructed house in a poor neighborhood, usually an older house.
Joe lives with his wife and four kids in a two bedroom crackerbox near the railroad tracks.