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foot the bill
to pay for something, esp. something expensive
go belly up
(about business) lose all of its money; to fail
heard it through the grapevine
used to refer to the circulation of rumors and unofficial information
be in the bag
used for saying that you are certain to get or achieve something
jump through hoops
to do a lot of extra things, esp. silly or difficult things, to achieve something
learn the ropes
to know or learn how to do something, especially a job
let the cat out of the bag
to tell someone something that was intended to be secret
pass the buck
to leave a difficult problem for someone else to deal with
pull the wool over someone’s eyes
to try to trick or cheat someone by giving them wrong information
push the envelope
to go further than the usual limits by doing something new, dangerous, etc.