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exp.
be stupid
expression used when someone becomes irritating
exp.
Slang expression meaning one being annoying.
"You`re a prick when you ask those questions."
exp.
not to be able to act like a man, be a pussy
slang
exp.
to be unable to think for oneself
used in a condescending way
exp.
behave in a manner that is commonly considered as specific to women
[Fam.] it is used most frequently when referring to men who show lack of courage or an excessive shyness or sensitivity. E.g Don't be a pussy; You're such a pussy
exp.
be a man
familiar
exp.
be a perfect fit for smb./smth.;
v.
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
n.
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
neologism ... created on some blog
n.
patient in prehospital setting in Profound Coma or in Cardiac Arrest that could be a Donor afer hospital verification of cerebral death and none contraindications
v.
be exactly right
[Fam.] Ex.: Her guess was right on the money.
exp.
be in a good shape
exp.
if you can't be arsed to do something, you can't be bothered to do it (you are too lazy to do it)
colloquial, British, very common
exp.
to be left in a state of confusion or uncertainty
exp.
be consumed by an emotion; experience an intense feeling
be beside oneself with joy/ grief/ anger etc.
n.
[child] to be sent to a care organization run by the social services, or to be looked after by foster parents
exp.
think alike about a certain topic; be aligned in opinions; feel the same way about smth.
id.
be more successful than others in a competitive situation or do things in advance in order to succeed in a competition.
That basketball team was ahead of the game that is why they won!
exp.
disappear ; be absent; leave (temporary or for good)
E.g. "Now, that the parents are out of the picture, we can throw a party". (meaning=Now, that the parents left, that they are no longer here) "James is out of the picture, him and Mary split up"
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prick

  

      vb   mainly tr  
1   
a    to make (a small hole) in (something) by piercing lightly with a sharp point  
b    to wound in this manner  
2    intr   to cause or have a piercing or stinging sensation  
3    to cause to feel a sharp emotional pain  
knowledge of such poverty pricked his conscience     
4    to puncture or pierce  
5    to mark, delineate, or outline by dots or punctures  
6    also intr; usually foll by: up   to rise or raise erect; point  
the dog pricked his ears up at his master's call     
7    usually foll by: out or off   to transplant (seedlings) into a larger container  
8    often foll by: off     (Navigation)   to measure or trace (a course, distance, etc.) on a chart with dividers  
9    Archaic   to rouse or impel; urge on  
10    intr  
Archaic   to ride fast on horseback; spur a horse on  
11    prick up one's ears   to start to listen attentively; become interested  
      n  
12    the act of pricking or the condition or sensation of being pricked  
13    a mark made by a sharp point; puncture  
14    a sharp emotional pain resembling the physical pain caused by being pricked  
a prick of conscience     
15       a taboo slang word for       penis  
16    Slang, derogatory   an obnoxious or despicable man  
17    an instrument or weapon with a sharp point, such as a thorn, goad, bee sting, etc.  
18    the footprint or track of an animal, esp. a hare  
19    Obsolete   a small mark caused by pricking a surface; dot; point  
20    kick against the pricks   to hurt oneself by struggling against something in vain  
     (Old English prica point, puncture; related to Dutch prik, Icelandic prik short stick, Swedish prick point, stick)  


prick song  
      n  
Obsolete  
a    a piece of written vocal music  
b    vocal music sung from a copy  
     (C16: from pricked song, prickt song, from prick (in the sense: to mark out, notate))  
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