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Drive a Hard Bargain

To insist on your terms when making an agreement

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Voila!

French
"See it"
Ta dah!

2

Read Between the Lines

To discover the hidden meaning

3

Kosher

Yiddish
"Suitable and pure"
Food prepared according to Jewish dietary laws

4

Eat Crow

To admit or acknowledge defeat

5

Enfant Terrible

French
"Terrible child"
An annoying child

6

Face the Music

To endure the consequences, to accept the truth

7

Pariah

Indian
"Untouchable or a social outcast"
Out cast

8

Tighten Your Belt

To live on less money, to make sacrifices or live on a smaller budget

9

Pro Bono

Latin
"For Good"
Work (usually law) without pay, on behalf of others

10

Fly-by-Night

Selling for a quick profit and then disappearing

11

A la Carte

French
"According to the menu"
A menu with individually priced items

12

Wet Blanket

A person who is depressing, sour, etc.

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A la Mode

French
"Fashionable"
With ice cream, in latest fashion