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Wild Goose Chase

Wild Goose Chase - a do something which is a waste of time and resources

  • We need to call a locksmith, because we lost the key on the beach. I am not going to go one a wild goose chase looking for the key.
  • We went on a wild goose chase looking all over the city for a restaurant that does not any exist anymore.
  • The girls went on a wild goose chase looking a kind of food that does not exist city.
  • I went on a wild goose chase looking for a car which I can afford.
  • We need to check where we can buy the parts, because I do not want to go on a wild goose chase.

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U Turn

Unearthly Hour

Up To Speed

Under The Table

Ups And Downs

Underdog

Upper Hand

Under Construction

Up My Sleeve

Under Age

Up In Arms

Under The Weather

Up A Creek

Use Your Loaf

Up In The Air

Wild Goose Chase

Wait And See

Waste Time

Well To Do

Without Fail

Wake-up Call

Worked Up

Work Like A Dog

Wash Up

Wash My Hands Of It

Weather The Strom

Wing It

Walk Off

Wind Me Up

Without Fail

Work For Peanuts

Would Not Be Caught Dead

When It Rains It Pours

Wiped Out

Watch Your Back

Wear The Pants

Watch Your Step

White Lie

Wrap My Head Around It

Walk On Air

Walk On Eggshells

Wasted

Way To Go

Window Shopping

The Way Back

What The Hell

Worn Out

What's Up

When Pigs Fly

Windfall

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You Are Toast

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Your Guess Is As Good As Mind

You Rock


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