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Phrases & Sayings

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jwatts1981
What isthe meaning of chod i could not find it in the dictionary
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degreen2014
What is meant by the saying WIRE IN THE BLOOD. Thank you...
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Atheist
he had been undergoing therapy and referred to his therapist not as a hypnotherapist, but as "Hypno,the Rapist" :-)...
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Evan2020
I get called and call myself skinny all the time and it never bothers me. But many websites say skinny is more negative than slim for example. If true, then why is skinny negative and slim positive?...
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Bren2john
Ditloids 0=sup is a B...
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Evan2020
I know they both refer to being thin in an attractive way, but just wondering if they at all have any mild differences in their meanings/implications?
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Evan2020
So thanks for clarifying how a shady person is what it implies - standing in the shade - so it isn't easy to ascertain their motives or character. A shifty person continually is shifting their ground...
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Evan2020
So I got that shifty" is more a criticism of a specific person or his/her appearance and means personally untrustworthy. Shady refers more to actions or character generally and implies you can't tell...
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Evan2020
Both terms mean thin in an attractive way, but just wondering if they at all have mildly different connotations.
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Evan2020
These words both describe someone or something like dishonest, but are they exactly the same or is there a minor difference in the meaning behind shady vs the meaning behind shifty?

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