Idioms from Friends: The Blackout

blackout

the failure of electric power for a general region

eligible

qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen

looter

someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war)

stuck

caught or fixed

some guy

based on intonation, a special guy

rabbi

spiritual leader of a Jewish congregation

grossed out

to feel conspicuously and outrageously bad or feel that something is reprehensible

vestibule

a large entrance or reception room or area

overrate

make too high an estimate of

burned out

to feel exhausted by something, e.g. homework

lesbianism

female homosexuality

make your move

to make a pass at a guy/girl; to hit on

mayor

the head of a city government

lay the groundwork

establish a foundation for something

priesthood

the body of ordained religious practitioners

mess someone up

to cause difficulties for someone

shush

silence (someone) by uttering 'shush!'

mangle

alter so as to make unrecognizable

carcass

the dead body of an animal especially one slaughtered and dressed for food

crush

temporary love of an adolescent

dent

an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)

trample

injure by trampling or as if by trampling

loathe

find repugnant

back on track

back to where you were supposed to be

crap

obscene terms for feces

weasel

a cunning, sneaky person; literally a small carnivorous mammal with short legs and elongated body and neck

spooky

suggestive of the supernatural

bring something up

to mention

throw a party

to organize a get-together

passion

a feeling of strong sexual desire

tousle

of hair: disarrange or rumple; dishevel

run one's fingers through one's hair

to caress someone's hair slowly in a loving way

tripping

freaking out as if on drugs

broke

lacking funds

stuck in (second) gear

not able to move quickly or at top speed; a gear is a device, often consisting of connecting sets of wheels with teeth around the edge, that controls how much power from an engine goes to the moving parts of a machine:

DOA

a classification given to a patient upon arrival at the emergency room if the physician declares the patient dead

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