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hit the books
  • v  learn by reading books; I must hit the books now"
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hit the deck
  • v  fall or drop suddenly, usually to evade some danger
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hit the dirt
  • v  fall or drop suddenly, usually to evade some danger
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hive off
  • v  remove from a group and make separate
  • v  withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions
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hobnob
  • v  rub elbows with
    He hobnobs with the best of society
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hog-tie
  • v  tie together somebody's limbs
    The prisoner was hog-tied
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hold back
  • v  hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
  • v  keep under control; keep in check
  • v  refrain from doing
  • v  wait before acting
  • v  secure and keep for possible future use or application
  • v  hold back; keep from being perceived by others
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