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      vb   , bides, biding, bided, bode, bided  
1    intr  
Archaic or dialect   to continue in a certain place or state; stay  
2    intr  
Archaic or dialect   to live; dwell  
3    tr  
Archaic or dialect   to tolerate; endure  
4    bide a wee     (Scot)   to stay a little  
5    bide by     (Scot)   to abide by  
6    bide one's time   to wait patiently for an opportunity,   (Also, Scot)    byde  
     (Old English bidan; related to Old Norse bitha to wait, Gothic beidan, Old High German bitan)  
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use your common sense or resourcefulness
When men have quality time together, and do "guy" things.
[Slang] related to bro-mance
your best clothes that you wear on special occasions
expression used when referring to something that is unlikely to happen soon (not in the time interval that one can resist holding his breath)
E.g.: "Will the economy recover any soon?" - "Don't hold your breath."
= get your knickers in a twist/knot
US English, colloquial
a difficult time
sauve ton coeur
No idea what this means MJB
to support your family
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
absolutely not; not in this lifetime
Slang expression used mostly in 19th century
expression used for catching the attention of an audience
calm down!
be silent, stop talking etc
expression used to encourage someone to share with you what's on his mind
have a ​difficult ​time
have a great time; enjoy oneself
to become very upset about something, usually something that is not important
Other expression: to get your knickers in a knot
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
free time spent taking care also of work-related tasks
formed based on "work" and "leisure"
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