teeth

teeth
teeth [tēth]
n.
pl. of TOOTH
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armed to the teeth or dressed to the teeth
as armed (or dressed up) as one can be
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get one's teeth into or sink one's teeth into
to become fully occupied or absorbed with
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in the teeth of
1. directly against; in the face of
2. in opposition to; defying
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set one's teeth
to prepare to meet firmly something difficult or unpleasant
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show one's teeth
to show hostility; threaten angrily
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throw something in someone's teeth
1. to reproach someone for something
2. to hurl (a challenge, taunt, etc.) at someone

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