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Grouch


/grauch/

A person who is complaining and in a bad mood. ( resmungão)

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Sneak


/snik/

To do something without other people knowing. (Furtivo)

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Spurt


/spert/

A short but powerful rush of something. (Surto)

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Burn out

Do you ever burn out from too much work?

Lose all your energy

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Calm down

How do you calm down after an argument?

Become calm

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Chill out

How do you chill out after a rough day?

Take it easy

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Drop off

Do you drop off quickly after you go to bed?

Fall asleep

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Perk up

How do you perk up when you feel sleepy?

Find more energy

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Race off

Do you race off as soon as class is over?

Go quickly

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Sleep over

How often do you sleep over at a friend's?

Stay for the night

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Turn in

What time do you turn in on the weekend?

Go to bed

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Cope

What are the things you do to cope with stress?

Lidar

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On the go

We're on the go from the moment we get up until the time we go to bed.

Busy doing things

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Down time

Every so often, my husband and I just need a little down time.

Time to relax

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Melt away


When I listen to music I can almost feel the stress melt away.

To become less and less

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Bumper to bumper

On the highway some rush hour drivers can be very rude, and the traffic is usually bumper to bumper.

When cars are moving very slowly and are very close to each other.