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Pike-WAIS Dictionary of Idioms (Pweedy)

Below you'll find a list of idioms/expressions in multiple languages along with synonyms, antonyms, anecdotes, etc. You can search, select by category or sort by any column.

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Idiom Language Category
Cavalo Portuguese Effort
Como un burro Portuguese Effort
Como un cachorro Portuguese Effort
Dare un sforzarsi di fare Italian Effort
Donner un dernier coup de collier pour… French Effort
Faire l’impossible pour… French Effort
Fare a lungo a lungo Italian Effort
Fare a lungo a lungo per… Italian Effort
Farsi in quattro Italian Effort
Fazer o impossível para… Portuguese Effort
Fazer um último esforço para… Portuguese Effort
Hacer lo imposible para Italian Effort
Hacer un último esfuerzo Spanish Effort
Lavorare come una bestia Italian Effort
Matarse a trabajar Spanish Effort
Mettersi sotto Italian Effort
Mettre le paquet French Effort
Mettre les bouchées doubles Sich zu Tode schuften French Effort
Partirse los riñones Spanish Effort
Quedarse cuestas Portuguese Effort
Rien ne lui coûte pour… French Effort
Romperse la espalda por alguien o por algo Spanish Effort
Rompersi le ossa a… Italian Effort
S’y jeter à corps perdu French Effort
Se mettre en quatre pour… French Effort