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    Face the music 7, 24, 38, 89
    Fair and square 24, 83
    Fair shake, get/give (someone) a 24
    Fair to middling 24
    Fair-weather friend 24
    Fall by the wayside 24
    Fall for (someone) 24, 43, 71
    Fall for (something) 24
    Fall off the wagon 24, 104
    Fall on deaf ears 25, 93
    Far cry from (something) 25
    Fat cat 25
    Feather in (one’s) cap vi, 25, 60, 82
    Feather (one’s) nest 25, 105
    Feel (something) in (one’s) bones [have a feeling in (one’s) bones] 25
    Feel the pinch 25, 86, 105
    Field day 25
    Fight tooth and nail 25
    Fill/fit the bill 25, 42
    Filthy rich 26, 35, 103, 117, 120
    Fine kettle of fish 26
    Fine-tooth comb 26
    First-rate 17, 26, 28, 79, 90, 92, 103
    Fish out of water 26, 46, 66, 103, 109
    Fishy 26
    Fits and starts 26
    Fix (someone’s) wagon 26, 35, 91, 92
    Flash in the pan 26
    Flat broke 26, 35, 105, 117, 120
    Fly-by-night 27
    Fly in the face of (something) 27
    Fly in the ointment 27
    Fly off the handle 8, 27, 49, 56, 74, 79, 104, 118
    Fly the coop 27
    Follow in (someone’s) footsteps 15, 27, 83, 117
    Food for thought 14, 27
    Fool around 16, 27, 43, 59
    Fool’s gold 27
    Footloose and fancy-free 28, 103, 104, 117
    Forbidden fruit 28
    Force to be reckoned with, a 28
    For crying out loud 28, 37
    For goodness’ sake 28, 37
    For heaven’s sake 28, 37
    For the birds 2, 4, 5, 22, 28, 51, 62, 64, 67, 79
    Forty winks 28
    Fourth-rate 17, 26, 28, 79, 90, 92
    From day one 29
    From the word go 29, 105
    Full steam ahead 29


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