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to keep one's head above water

 

Definition (British English)

keep, head, above, water
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (American English)

keep, one's, head, above, water
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Thesaurus, synonyms, antonyms

keep, one's, head, above, water
Merriam Webster

Etymology

keep, head, above, water
Online Etymology Dictionary
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sich über Wasser halten

 

Definition:

sich, über, Wasser, halten
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Forum discussions containing the search term

nod one's head / shake one's headLast post 10 Dec 07, 11:56
"to nod" and "to nod one's head" usually mean nod one's head up and down, meaning yes. "to …9 Replies
to keep one's head downLast post 11 Apr 12, 15:48
If anything, he seemed eager to blend in with his surroundings, to keep his head down, and t…3 Replies
to keep one's hold - sich haltenLast post 10 Apr 09, 10:54
While other early sects died out or were absorbed into Mahayana Buddhism, Theravada retained…1 Replies
tread water - Wasser tretenLast post 25 May 16, 09:57
Der OED-online-Eintrag zur englischen Seite, inklusive Gebrauch im übertragenen Sinne: "7. t…14 Replies
to keep one's head down - die Ruhe bewahrenLast post 30 Dec 14, 11:39
E) -- 32 keep one's head down Remain inconspicuous in difficult or dangerous times: he was i…6 Replies
to nod one's head - mit dem Kopf nicken Last post 10 Dec 07, 18:11
Er nickte mit dem Kopf? Nee, oder? Mit was denn sonst?14 Replies
off the top of one's head - über den Daumen gepeiltLast post 16 May 07, 10:21
m-w.com: off the top of one's head : in an impromptu manner "sat down and wrote the…story off18 Replies
nicht auffallen wollen - to keep one's head downLast post 28 Jul 14, 13:11
Die Reichen verstecken sich geradezu. Sie wollen nicht auffallen, um den Sozialneid ihrer Mi…1 Replies
perched water - gespanntes WasserLast post 16 Aug 10, 14:24
Perched water muß korrekt "ungespanntes Wasser" heißen. Die Übersetzung gespanntes Wasser st…2 Replies
on one's headLast post 28 Aug 08, 17:31
It was like watching him stand the enemies that rushed to capture him on their heads. Suppo…3 Replies
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