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    Get the green light

    To receive a signal to start or continue something

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    Red-carpet treatment

    To receive special or royal treatment

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    Be dealt a bad hand

    To receive bad cards in a card game, to receive disadvantages in something

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    Catch hell

    To receive a severe scolding

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    Catch the devil

    To receive a severe scolding

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    Get hell

    To receive a severe scolding

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    Get the devil

    To receive a severe scolding

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    Have one's finger in the pie

    To be involved in something, to receive money for something

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    Sweetheart deal

    A deal made between friends or businesses so that both may receive a benefit

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    Itchy palm

    A greedy person; someone impatient to receive money; a desire for money

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    Receive (someone) with open arms

    To greet someone eagerly

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    Get credit

    To receive official recognition and credits after passing a course

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    One to a customer

    Each person can receive only one of something

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    Cop a plea

    To plead guilty to a crime or decide not to fight against a charge in order to try and receive a light punishment, to plea bargain (usually done in a negotiation between the defendant and his or her lawyer and the prosecutor)

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    Face the music

    To receive punishment or judgement for something wrong or illegal that you have done

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    Get off (easy/lightly)

    To receive very little or no punishment for something

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    Get one's knuckles rapped

    To receive punishment for something

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    Get the benefit of the doubt

    To receive a judgement in your favor when the evidence is neither for you nor against you

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    Give (someone) the benefit of the doubt

    To make a judgement in someone's favor when the evidence is neither for nor against the person

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    Plea bargain

    To plead guilty to a crime or decide not to fight against a charge in order to try and receive a light punishment (usually done in a negotiation between the defendant and his or her lawyer and the prosecutor)

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    Get a checkup

    To receive a physical examination from a doctor

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    Take a sick day

    To be absent from work and still receive pay

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    Henry Clay

    Government is a trust, and the officers of the government are trustees. And both the trust and the trustees are created for the benefit of the people.

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    Caecilius Statius

    He plants trees to benefit another generation.

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    To win a wooden spoon

    To be last; to receive an award because of being the last of the group

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    To trade in (something)

    To receive a loan or a credit (of the value of owned old item) to buy a new item

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    It is better to give than to receive

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    It's better to give than to receive

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    Martin Luther

    All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired.

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    Emmanuel Teney

    As your faith is strengthened you will find that there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will, and that you will flow with them, to your great delight and benefit.

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    Laurel Clark

    I've always enjoyed traveling and having experience with different cultures and different people. But it's also a wonderful thing to be able to benefit and enable research, not only in our country but around the world.

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    Gaston Bachelard

    If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house, I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.

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    George Weinberg

    My father, who was from a wealthy family and highly educated, a lawyer, Yale and Columbia, walked out with the benefit of a healthy push from my mother, a seventh grade graduate, who took a typing course and got a secretarial job as fast as she could.

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    Alexis Herman

    Really, the potential for, first of all, any college graduate today is enormously good. These are good times for anyone with a college degree today, particularly African Americans. With a college degree today, you really breach the unemployment rate.

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    Leo Buscaglia

    The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another's, smile at someone and receive a smile in return, are to me continual spiritual exercises.

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    Bob Dole

    The internet is a great way to get on the net.

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    Gavin Rossdale

    The only people who benefit from lawsuits are lawyers. I think we made a couple of them rich.

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    Fidel Castro

    The revenues of Cuban state-run companies are used exclusively for the benefit of the people, to whom they belong.

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    Dean Koontz

    There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him.

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    Orson Scott Card

    Unemployment is capitalism's way of getting you to plant a garden.

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    Max de Pree

    We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion.

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    Juan Antonio Samaranch

    We peruse one ideal, that of bringing people together in peace, irrespective of race, religion and political convictions, for the benefit of mankind.

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    Robert Bly

    When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children receive only his temperament, not his teaching.

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    Calvin Coolidge

    When more and more people are thrown out of work, unemployment results.

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    Be on the dole

    Receive unemployment benefit

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