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Intermediate Deck 11

Intermediate Deck 11

Total: 19 words

be on the same wavelength

verb

to understand each other

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to not cut it

phrase

to not be enough; to be insufficient

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in deep / in deep trouble / in deep shit

phrase

in serious trouble

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nippy

adjective

chilly; cold

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fa sho / fo sho

adverb

for sure

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flak

noun

abuse; criticism

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gaydar

noun

the perceived or real ability of one person to sense intuitively that someone is homosexual

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get a room!

phrase

used for discouraging public displays of affection

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go south

verb

deteriorate or decline

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gung ho

adjective

dedicated, spirited, or enthusiastic

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I feel you

phrase

used for expressing agreement

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jock

noun

an athlete, especially a student athlete

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KO

acronym

in boxing, a knock-out

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mojo

noun

enthusiasm or motivation

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muscle

verb

to force

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own

verb

to dominate; to defeat someone severely, as in verbal argument or in a competition, often to the point of humiliation

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peace out

interjection

used as a farewell

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peppy

adjective

energetic; lively

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prick

noun

a despicable person

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