TAKE A POWDER means: Take a powder is American and Canadian slang for to run away or disappear.
TAKE A RAINCHECK means: Take a raincheck is slang for to postpone.
TAKE DOWN means: Take down is American slang for to kill.
TAKE FIVE means: Take Five is slang for have a brief rest or respite from ones task.
TAKE IT EASY means: Take it easy is slang for a parting salutation to not let life get one down.
TAKE NAMES means: Take names is American slang for to take control, to chastise.
TAKE ONE'S LUMPS means: Take one's lumps is American slang for to suffer misfortune.
TAKE OUT means: Take out is slang for to kill or destroy.
TAKE SIGHTS means: Take sights is criminal slang for observe, watch closely.
TAKE THE ARTHUR means: Take the Arthur is British slang for to mock, to verbally assault.
avoir le trac means: have stagefright
avoir le front means: have the audacity; have the courage
avoir le diable au corps means: be possessed
avoir le dessus means: be on top; be top dog; get the best of
avoir le dernier mot means: have the last laugh
avoir le démon de midi means: have a midlife crisis
avoir le culte de qch ou qqn means: worship someone or something
avoir le coup de pompe means: be exhausted; be wiped out
avoir le coup de barre means: be exhausted; be wiped out
avoir le cœur sur les lèvres means: wear one’s heart on one’s sleeve (lit.: have the heart on the lips)
Copyrights © 2016 LingoMash. All Rights Reserved.