Sunday, March 01, 2009

Dog Days of Summer

Dark Horse: One who was previously unknown and is now prominent.

Dead Ringer: 100% identical. A duplicate.

Devil's Advocate: Someone who takes a position for the sake of argument without believing in that particular side of the arguement. It can also mean one who presents a counter argument for a position they do believe in, to another debater.

Dog Days of Summer: The hottest days of the summer season.

Don't count your chickens before they hatch: Don't rely on it until your sure of it.

Don't Look A Gift Horse In The Mouth: When someone gives you a gift, don't be ungrateful.

Don't Put All Your Eggs In One Basket: Do not put all your resources in one possibility.

Doozy: Something outstanding.

Down To The Wire: Something that ends at the last minute or last few seconds.

Drastic Times Call For Drastic Measures: When you are extremely desperate you need to take extremely desperate actions.

Drink like a fish: To drink very heavily.

Drive someone up the wall: To irritate and/or annoy very much.

Dropping Like Flies: A large number of people either falling ill or dying.

Dry Run: Rehearsal.

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