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Rob_Ster
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Username + password = one word

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What's a word for making a weapon inoperable for public display?

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The "old switcheroo": Where did the "-eroo" suffix come from?

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Idiom request for speaking about punishing or scolding somebody before they are proved guilty, just out of prejudgement

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Idiom request for wasting time or money

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There's a product described as "Omaha Steaks Burgers" is this proper English?

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What is potass?

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Have "choir" and "deer" ever rhymed?

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Is there an equivalent of "bless you" for coughing?

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"Butcher shops" sell meat products, what is the name of a shop that sells cheese and ice cream?

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Why is this use of the word "meaning" not quite right?

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Is there a word for 'a person who is always hungry'?

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Do "mens rea" and "actus reus" need an article?

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What does the expression "If we're on the money" mean?

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Etymology of informal use of “favor” in the U.S

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What is a word or shorter phrase for "got the wind knocked out of me"?

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"frightened 'by' spiders" vs. "frightened 'of' spiders" in AmEng

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Possible meaning for 'long' in 'not long for this world'

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What is a word or phrase that describes an object whose importance depends on its recentness?

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What (or who) is the rival gang of the Jets?

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Word for "walking along but not on top"?

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What's the story behind "read my lips"?

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What is the etymology of the word "gong" in reference to medals?

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"Poor as Job's cat"

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Origin of the exclamation "Jeannie (Genie?) Martins"

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Is 'Do not be negative' double negation?

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How do native English speakers pronounce these Vietnamese words "Le" & "Bo"?

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What is the plural of the name Jess?

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The difference between the phrases "leave the house" and "leave home"

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Correct term for having lost (not cut) one's hair

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