Idioms and Phrases : D» 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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