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What word or phrase does your mother always say?
the time just preceding a deadline or when some decisive action must be taken.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Put up jars now to tuck into gift baskets, use as stocking stuffers, or have on hand for
presents this winter.
Then, barely three years later, she stood in at the
for a singer in a show she had to present to the audience.
Most trips have steep penalty charges for canceling at the
it veers and pops its head above water, no more than two feet away.
We decided to put the dog to sleep but at the
my dad decided that he loved the dog too much to let go.
These nuclear industry moles won't have a serious debate, backed out of one at the
They throw in
obstacles and other excuses of why she still hasn't earned the right to go to the party.
The company put together the components as requested at the
Extra services can be laid on at the
during unexpectedly busy times.
Devaluation was seen as a national humiliation, so was resisted until the
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