# in/out someone’s hair (不)给添乱，烦扰。
She was constantly in my hair, overseeing everything I did.
# Flip-flop 突然改变立场
Bree, could this flip-flop have something to do with the fact that Danielle is dating Mattew?
# Fresh as paint 容光焕发
You have been as fresh as paint over the last six months.
# put an end to something
# The last straw 最后一根稻草
# Dead meat
If u keep slamming the door like this, u’re dead meat.
# There are rats in the basement that are hangingthemselves,couldn’t get any worse.
# Take it outside 出去单挑
Ross: Let’s, let’s take this outside? Who talks like that?
Big Bully: The guy that’s about to kick your ass talks like that.
# It never hurt to have a friend at court.
# Word is out all over town that … …已经满城风雨，全城尽知。
Word is out all over town that Bush may have affair with her.
# No one would say a word. 没人会反对。
# Church mouse
I’m well aware of your church mouse status.
# As busy as a bee; as true as a steel; as blind as a bat; as easy as a pie;
as graceful as a swan; as cool as a cucumber; as tamed as a hare; as mild as a dove; as bold as brass; as strong as a horse;
# bum out 气恼，抑郁
This blows my mind and i’m extremely bummed out. 中学生用语 and i’m extremely bummed out. 中学生用语
# what is done cannot be undone. 木已成舟。
# The goose is cooked 错误已造成.
# To err is man 人非圣贤，孰能无过。
# done deal 既成事实
It seems that it is a done deal already, rather than on conditional terms.
# nip in the bud 防患于未然，消灭于萌芽状态。
# path up 本意为修补，平息，拼揍。现在表示平息争吵，与break up意思相反。
Are you going to patch things up? 也可说成can’t u make up? make up还有个意思是化妆。
# put up with differences and peace will prevail.
# smoke the peace pipe 讲和
为什么smoke the peace pipe 是讲和的意思呢。因为以前北美的印第安人讲和的意思就在一起抽烟。
其它表示和好，讲和的短语还有。bury the hatchet(短柄小斧); hold out the olive branch伸出橄榄枝；cease hostilites 结束敌对；patch up a quarrel; forgive and forget; let bygones be bygones; beat swords into plowshares;
# The coast is clear. 平安无事了。
为什么The coast is clear表示平安无事呢？据说来自于海盗和偷渡客用语，你明白了吧！
# hit rock bottom 糟糕透顶
The economy has hit rock bottom.
# An octopus in Germany called Paul who has shot to stardom for his spot-on world cup predictions.
# Pull their hair out in frustration. 抓破头皮的郁闷呀。
# a yes-man 应声虫
# cut the apron string 剪断围裙带，摆脱依赖。
Hey, we all gotta cut the apron strings at some point.
中文中的妻管严在英文里也是说成be tied to the apron strings of one’s wife.
Are you tied to the apron strings of your wife?
# An erect penis doesn’t have a conscious. 哈哈哈.译成色令智昏.
Even limp ones aren’t all that ethical. 不色智也昏.
# And then he got his zen look on his face and said. 一副参禅高僧样，意为要教训人。
# catch on (to something) 意识到，发觉，明白。
Jack’s always the last to catch on my joke.
You catch on fast. 聪明，一说就懂！
# dog days 三伏天
# put on weight 体重增加
# water under the bridge. 往事如烟。 绝望的主妇第二季第十二集中，Detective应约到饭店与Bree共进晚餐。席间，侦探先生委婉地为自己先前的行为道歉,Bree一笑而过，说道“That is all water under the bridge now”于是前嫌尽弃。