ON THE RAGGED EDGE means: On the ragged edge is American slang for on the extreme edge.
ON THE RAZZLE means: On the razzle is slang for a spree or good time.
ON THE RORY means: On the Rory is slang for poor, penniless.
ON THE SCHNOZZ means: On the schnozz is American slang for precisely, exactly on time.
ON THE SQUARE means: On the square is slang for being a Freemason.
ON THE STRAP means: On the Strap is British slang for on credit or hire−purchase.
ON THE TAP means: On the tap is slang for begging, asking for a loan.
ON THE THUMB means: On the thumb is British slang for hitch−hiking.
ON THE TURKEY means: On the turkey is British criminal slang for being sought by the police and evading capture.
ON THE UP−AND−UP means: On the up−and−up is slang for genuine, bona fide.
avec tout le tralala means: the works; with everything; with a great fuss
avec précaution means: cautiously; carefully
avaler ses mots means: mumble (lit.: to swallow one’s words)
avaler des couleuvres means: put up with a lot; swallow one’s pride
aux abois means: in desperate straits (used for people); at bay (used for animals) (lit.: at the baying)
au ralenti means: au rabaisidiom. at bargain rates; at a deep discount. 1. On achetait les provisions au rabais.idiom. in slow motion
au rabais means: at bargain rates; at a deep discount. 1. On achetait les provisions au rabais.au ralentiidiom. in slow motion
au poil means: fantastic; great; perfectly
au poil means: perfect; flawless (lit. to a hair)
au pifomètre means: at random
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