Sure Thing Glossary

Sure Thing Glossary



To expect somebody

to think or believe something will happen, or someone will arrive

Turn down someone

to refuse to accept or agree to something, or to refuse someone's request


something strange or not known that has not yet been explained or understood


beginning at a particular time and continuing after it

Nervous breakdown

a general term for an acute, time-limited psychiatric disorder that manifests primarily as severe stress-induced depression, anxiety, or dissociation in a previously functional individual, to the extent that they are no longer able to function on a day-to-day basis until the disorder is resolved

Pick up

To make casual acquaintance with, usually in anticipation of sexual relations.

To get acquainted

brought into social contact; made familiar


having a lot of small parts or details that are arranged in a complicated way and are therefore sometimes difficult to understand, solve, or produce

Break up with someone

To end a relasionship with someone.


to remove the testicles of a male animal or human

To get on someone's nerves

to annoy someone a lot


Not associated with another or others as a subordinate, subsidiary, or member; independent.


an operation in which fat is sucked out from under the skin

To be crazy about something

to be very interested in something or love someone very much

To head somewhere

go somewhere

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