You must admire the way she sticks to her guns.
maintains her opinion
holds on to the pistol
does not let her weapon go
refuses to shoot
You better learn to toe the line to avoid consequences.
to be indifferent to rules
to disobey rule
to follow the lead
to make your own rules
He promised to look into the matter.
to peer closely at
to take care of
It is bad to try to fish in troubled waters.
make a profit out of a disturbance
go for fishing and cause trouble
fish in hot weather
catch fish in disturbed waters
Thousands put on a daily fight to keep the wolf from the door.
ward off mosquitoes
keep oneself healthy
guard from pickpockets
How did you break the ice in the party ?
The policy has been declared to be null and void.
He is known for blowing his own trumpet.
He cut the Gordian knot by practising what he preached.
lessened the difficulty
let the difficulty remain as it was
removed the difficulty
add to the difficulty
He took a leap in the dark with his latest investment in stocks.
took a risk