Raise Cain :
Rack and Ruin :
If something or someone goes to rack and ruin, they are utterly destroyed or wrecked.
Rack Your Brain :
If you rack your brain, you think very hard when trying to remember something or find a solution.
Ragged Blue Line :
This term was used to signify the union forces (who wore blue uniforms) in the American Civil war.
Rags to Riches :
Someone who starts life very poor and becomes rich goes form rags to riches.
Rain On Your Parade :
If someone rains on your parade, they ruin your pleasure or your plans.
Raining Cats and Dogs :
When it is raining cats and dogs, it is raining very heavily.
Rainy Day :
If you save something, especially money, for a rainy day, you save it for some possible problem or trouble in the future.
Raise Cain :
If someone raises cain, they make a big fuss publicly causing a disturbance.
Raise Eyebrows :
If something raises eyebrows, it shocks or surprises people.
Rake Over Old Coals :
If you go back to oil problems and try to bring them back making trouble for someone, you are raking over old coals.
Rake Someone over The Coals :
If you rake someone over the coals, you criticize or scold them severely.
Rank and File :
The rank and file are the ordinary members of a company and organization excluding the managers and directors.
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