make\ your\ bed

voodit tegema

English-Estonian dictionary. 2013.

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  • make your bed and lie in it — ◇ Expressions like you ve made your bed, and now you must lie in it mean that you have done something that causes problems and now you must accept and deal with those problems. There s nothing we can do to help her. She s made her bed and has to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • as you make your bed, so you must lie upon it — Cf. late 15th cent. Fr. comme on faict son lict, on le treuve, as one makes one’s bed, so one finds it. c 1590 G. HARVEY Marginalia (1913) 88 Lett them..go to there bed, as themselues shall make it. 1640 G. HERBERT Outlandish Proverbs no. 340 He… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • make a bed — To tidy and put in order the bedclothes on a bed • • • Main Entry: ↑bed * * * make a bed phrase to arrange the covers on a bed so that they are tidy Remember to make your bed before you leave for school. Thesaurus: to make things cleaner or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • make a bed — to arrange the covers on a bed so that they are tidy Remember to make your bed before you leave for school …   English dictionary

  • bed — bed1 W1S1 [bed] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(sleep)¦ 2¦(sex)¦ 3¦(river/lake/sea)¦ 4¦(garden)¦ 5¦(rock)¦ 6¦(lowest layer)¦ 7¦(in river/water)¦ 8 get out of bed on the wrong side 9 not a bed of roses 10 you ve made your bed and you …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • make — make1 [ meık ] (past tense and past participle made [ meıd ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 create/produce something ▸ 2 do/say something ▸ 3 cause something to happen ▸ 4 force someone to do something ▸ 5 arrange something ▸ 6 earn/get money ▸ 7 give a total ▸… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bed — see early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise as you make your bed, so you must lie upon it there goes more to marriage than four bare legs in a bed …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • make — see make hay while the sun shines as you make your bed, so you must lie upon it you cannot make bricks without straw clothes make the man make haste slowly if you don’t make mistakes you don’t make anything …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • make a rod for your own back — make a rod for (your) own back British to do something that is likely to cause problems for you in the future. People say that if you let your baby sleep in your bed with you for the first few months, you re just making a rod for your own back …   New idioms dictionary

  • make a rod for own back — make a rod for (your) own back British to do something that is likely to cause problems for you in the future. People say that if you let your baby sleep in your bed with you for the first few months, you re just making a rod for your own back …   New idioms dictionary

  • make — 1 verb past tense and past participle made, PRODUCE STH 1 (T) to produce something by working: I m going to make a cake for Sam s birthday. | Did you make that dress yourself? | a car made in Japan | They re making a documentary about the Civil… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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