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Flashcards in Daily Double #12 Deck (17):
1

Lock, Stock, and Barrel

Everything

2

Hold your horses

Calm down

3

Pour oil on troubled waters

To calm a situation

4

On pins and needles

Nervous

5

Swallow Hook, Line, and Sinker

To be gullible

6

Let the cat out of the bag

To give away a secret

7

If the shoe fits, wear it

If there is an opportunity in front of you, take it

8

Hara-Kiri

Japanese
An act of self-destruction

9

Bard

Celtic
A poet and a singer

10

C'est la vie

French
That's the way life is

11

Ad Nauseam

Latin
Extremely bored or frustrated

12

Moratorium

Latin
A hiatus

13

Sofa

Arabic
A comfy cushioned bench

14

Couch

French
A comfy cushioned bench

15

Jungle

Sanskrit
A forest

16

Shampoo

Hindi
Soap for your HAIR

17

Miss the boat

To lose an opportunity