Do A Runner :
Dish The Dirt :
If you dish the dirt on something or someone, you make unpleasant or shocking information public.
Do A Devon Loch :
Devon loch was a horse that collapsed just short of the winning line of the Grand National race
If someone does a Devon Loch, they fail when they are very close to winning.
Do A Lord Lucan :
If someone disappears without a trace or runs off, they do A Lord Lucan.
Lord Lucan is believed to have disappeared after a murder.
Do A Runner :
If people leave a restaurant without paying, they do a runner.
Do As You Would Be Done By :
The phrase implies that one should treat and respect others as you would hope to be respected and treated by them.
Do The Needful :
If you do the needful, you do what is necessary.
Do The Running :
The person who has to do the running has to make sure that things get done.
Do Their Dirty Work :
Someone who does someone’s dirty work carries out the unpleasant jobs that the first person does not want to do.
Do’s and Don’ts :
The do’s and don’ts are what is acceptable or allowed or not within an area or issue.
Dodge The Bullet :
If someone has dodged a bullet, they have successfully avoided every serious problem.
Dog and Pony Show :
A dong and pony show is a presentation or some marketing that has lots of style, but no real content.
Dog Days :
Dog days are very hot summer days.
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