Even though our house is in tip-top condition, we're having problems selling it.
used as a taunt while beating someone.
1967, boxer Muhammed Ali fought Ernie Terrell, who insisted on calling Ali ‘Cassius Clay’; as Ali pounded Terrell, Ali taunted ‘What’s
my name, fool? What’s my name?
not generous and does not like spending money,miserly,mean
He was tight as a gnat’s twat that he counted every biscuit in the tin!
Departure from life, death.
The house will not be yours till after your mother's decease.
to die,kick the bucket,perish,depart this life
In that terrible accident you might cash in your chips right before your wedding ceremony.
to baffle and disturb,to puzzle or mystify,
Your essay metagrobolizes the readers. Nobody could figure out if you were in support of euthanasia or against it.
to leave, go away. A euphemism for more
offensive terms such as piss off, etc.,
usually heard in the form of an imperative.
It is often used by women who wish
to express themselves forcefully without
I finally got fed up and told him to pig off.