unit means: A stupid or foolish person. Man, I'm totally unclued as to what is going on here.
unmentionables means: Women's underwear. Dave is such a unit he doesn't know which side of the pizza is up.
unreal means: Surprising. When Gladys bends over you can see her unmentionables.
up means: Happy, cheerful. When the cops came to break up the party, it all got pretty unreal.
up means: Out of time. He has been up ever since he met his new girlfriend.
up means: To shoplift or steal. Hey, it's getting late; we're up, let's go.
up for grabs means: Available to anyone. He upped the cigarettes from the grocery store.
up the creek means: In trouble. This is a sale. Everything is up for grabs.
up the river means: In prison or jail. He's up the creek without a paddle.
up tight means: Tense. They sent him up the river for 20 years for his part in the heist.
avoir assez (en) means: have enough
avoir affaire à means: deal with; have dealings with
avis aux amateurs means: any takers? a word to the wise (lit.: advice to amateurs; n.b.: ironic or sarcastic)
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
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