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+ files claim
+ digging clams
+ the whole clan
- lack of clarity
- cultures clash
+ cooking classes
+ creates another classic
- broken the clause
+ takes shape like clay
+ to work the clay
+ neat and clean
+ nice and clean
+ spotlessly clean
+ swept clean
+ to order hazardous waste cleanup
+ bright and clear
+ shining bright and clear
+ clean and clear
+ loud and clear
+ spoke loud and clear
+ said it very loud and clear
- not entirely clear
+ to make it clear
+ to say it clear
+ perfectly clear
+ made perfectly clear
+ quite clear
+ to understand it clearly
+ wise and clever
- steep cliffs
+ to make a chain of paper clips
+ the ticking of a clock
- against the clock
+ turning back the clock
+ wearing high wooden clogs
- to draw to a close
+ to hold me close
- to come to close
+ looked at her closely
+ examined it closely
+/- closer and closer
+/- coming closer and closer
+ to come closer
+ to look closer
+/- one step closer
+ wrapped in cloth
+ to buy clothes
+ in civilian clothes
+ wore designer clothes
+/- to wear expensive clothes
+/- likes fancy clothes
+ to wear fine clothes
+ to wear linen clothes
+ to pack my clothes
+ always wears the same suits of clothes
+/- wore old clothes
- prison clothes
- in shabby clothes
+ to put on my Sunday clothes
- soiled their clothes
+ to wash their clothes
+ wearing wedding clothes
+ to wear white clothes
+ born without clothes
+ new clothing
- to come to you in sheep's clothing
- to vanish like a cloud
+/- a thick black cloud
- a swift cloud
+ a white cloud
+ black clouds
+ up and above the clouds
- lost in the clouds
- mostly cloudy
+ blue clover
+ white and red clover
+ as happy as a clown
- to make me feel like a clown
+ laughing and gay like a clown
+ laughing like a clown
- jumping like a crazy clown
- tears of the clowns
+ a fan club
+ a lonely hearts club
- to keep women out of the club
- haven't got a clue
+ observed carefully for clues
+ to search for clues
+ to follow the clues
+ a head coach
+ black as coal
- to walk on hot coals
- a very rugged coast
+ along the coast
+ coast to coast
+ a fur coat
+ a long coat
- the hole of the cobra
+ clears away the cobwebs
+ bar code
+ cracked the code
+ building codes
+ a will and codicil
+ black coffee
+ drinking coffee
+ in the coffin
- lacked coherence
+ found my lost coin
+ not a coincidence
+ not coincidentally
+ copper coins
+ to mint coins
- windy and cold
- to catch a bad cold
- bitter cold
- to catch cold
- grows cold
- left out in the cold
- gets colder and colder
+ catching colds
+ an international collaboration
- on the verge of collapse
- grabbed me by the collar
- lipstick on your collar
- to mourn loss of colleague
- a debt collector
+ to attend the college
- dies in head-on collision
- killed in collision
+ smashed to pieces in collisions
+ to spray it with cologne
+ showing her true colors
+ to see your true colors
+ stones of various colors
+ in columns
- to lend me a comb
- killed in combat
- the end has come
+ the time has come
- never come
- never know about the days to come
+ has impacts for many generations to come
- to refuse to come
+ to talk about things to come
+/- yet to come
+ so kind of you to come
- the time will come
+ making a comeback
+ planning comeback
+ a stand-up comedian
- a dark comedy
+ a great comfort
+ to rest in comfort
+/- left behind a life of comfort
+ to speak some words of comfort
+ to share in our comfort
+ to make yourself comfortable
- to refuse to be comforted
+ kept on coming
+ received the command
+ at your command
- accused of anti-Semitic commentary
+ makes incisive comments
- lack of commitment
+ a hot commodity
+ having very little in common
- to have so much in common
+ one thing in common
+ to look commonplace
+ to urge better communication
+ to encourage communication
- lack of communication
- impairing communications
- poor communications
+ cultivating a sense of community
+ the whole community
+ if he had the money, if he had the time, if he had a companion
+ a boon companion
+ traveling companions
- lack of companionship
+ to keep him company
- far from all human company
+ a shadow company
+ danced a jig to amuse the company
+ did a few sleight of hand tricks to amuse the company
+ to need your company
+ beyond compare
+ nothing else to compare
+ beyond comparison
+ by comparison
- no comparison
+ full of compassion
+ to reach deal on compensation
- offered no compensation
+ a cutthroat competition
+ mentally ready for competition
+ needs more competition
+ to host national competition
+ to hope to take a bite out of competition
+ won the competition
+ simply need to be competitive
+ to lodge a complaint
+ making a complaint
+ filed complaint
+ to voice my complaints
+ made my life complete
+ made complete
+ now complete
- almost completed
+/- dark in complexion
+ to embrace our rich history in all its colorful complexity
- to die every year from preventable diseases or their complications
+ turns her remark into a sort of compliment
+ repaying the compliment
+ to refresh your flower beds with compost
+ to seek compromise
- a slow computer
- pride and conceit
+ developed new concepts
+ offers her take on the ongoing environmental concern
+ to have equal concern
+ expressed concern
+ a key concern
+ as far as I'm concerned
+ to find balance between safety and aesthetics concerns
- to quell concerns
+ to raise concerns
+ raises some concerns
+ comes to a conclusion
+ to draw conclusion
+ a happy conclusion
+ independently came to the same conclusion
+ reached the conclusion
+ came to the conclusion
- to jump to conclusions
+ admits errors but disagrees with conclusions
+ showed conclusively
- highly sensitive to local environmental conditions
+ released on strict conditions
- poor working conditions
- unprofessional conduct
- faces disciplinary action for unprofessional conduct
+ shaped like a cone
+ purple coneflower
+ ice cream cones
+ to hold a conference
+ made his confession
+ to toss the confetti
+ building up his confidence
+ in confidence
- lost confidence
- shaking my confidence
+ help restore confidence
+ to keep her in safe confinement
- to remain in solitary confinement
+ to resolve a conflict
- strife and conflict
+ avoiding conflict
+ tackles sensitive incident in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
- grew into open conflict
+ to solve conflict
+ in confidence
+ to avoid confrontation
- to lead to open confrontation
- seeming more and more confused
- still confused
- dreadfully confusing
- quite confusing
- to create confusion
- to throw me into the greatest confusion
- in confusion
- threw them into confusion
- thrown into confusion
+ to clear up confusion
+ to create connections
+ to aim to strengthen connections
+ you came, you saw, you conquered
+ to weigh the pros and cons
- lost consciousness
+ recovered consciousness
+ regained consciousness
+ to find consensus
+ to give your consent
+ has little reason to fear consequences
+ to see the long-term consequences
- to suffer consequences
- to suffer terrible consequences
+ to face the consequences
+ ready for the consequences
+ to take the consequences
+ be considerate
+ none the less considerate
+ worth considering
+ finds some consolation
+ offered him some consolation
+ encouraging consolidation
+ under construction
+ summoned them to a consultation
- completely consumed
+ burning up more energy through activity than you are consuming
- lost contact
- to treat me with contempt
- treated with contempt
+ be content
+ ought to be content
- lack of content
+ happy and contented
+ in this context
+ permanently established Antarctic as an environmentally protected continent
+ specified in a contract
+ bound by contract
- to cancel contract
+ to extend his contract
+ renews contract
+ to sign up to a social contract
+ to sign contracts
+ space stretches, space contracts
- on the contrary
- quite on the contrary
+ by contrast
+ in contrast
+ in stark contrast
- often not given credit for her scientific contributions
+ to gain control
- lost control
- burning out of control
- spirals out of control
- beyond our control
+ to tighten their control
+ under control
+ keeps himself under control
- gives up control
+ makes big change after series of controversies
+ never the focus of much controversy
- leads to some controversy
- stirs controversy
+ not with controversy
+ to begin a conversation
- a long conversation
+ to introduce some other subject of conversation
+ to change the subject of conversation
- sidetracks real conversation
+ engaged in the conversation
+ to join the conversation
+ in the middle of the conversation
- overheard the conversation
+ ended their conversation
- a tough conversation
- wrongly convicted
+ overturns conviction
- a chain-gang of convicts
+ utterly convinced
+ quick to cook
+ to play it cool
+ to keep cool
+ looks cool
+ welcomed him cordially
+ greeted them cordially
- shaken to their cores
+ circled around like a cork-screw
+ caught fish in nets and weirs or with cormorants
+ the light-yellow corn
+ the yellow corn
- in a corner
+ to stand in a corner
- crouching a terror in a corner
+ a pawn shop on a corner
+ turned a corner
+ searched carefully in every corner
+ at every street corner
+ just around the corner
+ saw her standing on the corner
+ to monitor threat of coronavirus
- frightened of a corpse
+ washed corpses
- not entirely correct
+ mathematically correct
- to hate correction
+ a market correction
+ to guess correctly
+ if I remember correctly
+ perfumes and cosmetics
+ comes with a cost
+ to curb cost
- comes at great personal cost
+ always to think about the cost
+ to trim cost
- so costly
+ to cut costs
+ to reduce costs
- wearing outlandish costumes
+ to set up cots
+ Egyptian cotton
+ to gather the cotton
+ sat on the couch
+ to go as fast as he could
+ cries out as loud as he could
+ explained it all as best he could
+ adjusting the frets and tuning the instrument as best he could
+ makes good their losses as best he could
+ hid his emotion as best he could
+ did what he could
+ ran away as fast as I could
+ as best I could
+ if I could
+ said as cheerfully as she could
+ swallowing down her anger as well as she could
+ held a counsel
- to fail for lack of counsel
- lacks of counsel
- to lose count
+ from behind the counter
- to make more money than their female counterparts
- stop counting
+ to do the counting
+ developing countries
- to scatter them among the countries
+ to come from a distant country
+ applicable to the entire country
+ trying to flee country
+ a hill country
+ a high hill country
+ to flee to his native country
+ in open country
+ to ride through the wide open country
+/- to return to my own country
+/- to go back to your own country
+ a rich country
+ to hide out for a few days in that rough country
- dividing the country
+ fled the country
+ for the good of the country
+ drove through the country
+ to pass through the country
+ to defend their country
+ the whole country
+ to destroy the whole country
+ to drive them out of your country
+ every vote counts
+ plotted the coup
- lost courage
+ to give me courage
+ full of courage
- requires a lot of courage
+ to take courage
+ to keep up your courage
+ to be strong and courageous
+ changing course
+ in due course
+ accomplished in due course
+ to find out in due course
+ will be seen in due course
+ a music course
+ of course
- strayed off course
- to veer off course
+ in a zigzag course
+ food court
- appears in court
- lands you in court
+ in the court
+ to plead in the court
- suppressed by the officers of the court
+ greeted us courteously
+ on trial in courts
+ trials in courts
+ second cousin
+ to run for cover
- poses naked for magazine cover
+ to take cover
+ to sleep under cover
+ enhanced over time and expanded in coverage
- generated far less media coverage
+ removed the covering
+ milking a cow
+ not cash cow
- you coward
- fat cows
+ a soft-shell crab
+ feeds upon small crabs
- fell down a crack
- growing in a pavement crack
+ filling the cracks
+ babe's cradle
+ rocked me in the cradle
+ hones his craft
+ a skilled craftsman
+ to engage in all kinds of artistic craftsmanship
- fled after crash
+ out of hospital after crash
- charged in fatal boat crash
- bus crash
- car crash
- fatal car crash
- gets eight years in fatal crash
- killed in helicopter crash
- housing crash
- killed in crash
- plane crash
- believed dead in plane crash
- died in plane crash
- killed in plane crash
+ to survive plane crash
- killed in single-vehicle crash
- wrong-way crash
+ survived wrong-way crash
- to go crazy
- driving me crazy
- to drive one crazy
- simply crazy
+ ice cream
+ inspires his creativity
+ to earn credit
+ to love to go out fishing in a river or a creek
- contemplating a crime
- to receive the punishment for another's crime
- a hate crime
+ to investigate hate crime
+ confessed to his crime
- an organized crime
+ using drones to fight rural crime
+ never commits the crime
- war crimes
+ finding opportunity during a crisis
- in a crisis
- to face cash crisis
- an economic crisis
- becoming social, economic crisis
- to face an identity crisis
- in crisis
+ to solve crisis
+ fluffy and crispy
- looking at him critically
+ examined it critically
- to draw criticism
+ to silence criticism
- can't escape critics
+ silenced his many critics
+ to produce a good crop
+ cream of the crop
+ to produce its crops
+ to store my crops
+ to harvest the crops
+ to prevent pests from devouring your crops
+ examined and cross-examined
- in crosshairs
- in the crosshairs
+ a wildlife crossing
+/- sat down cross-legged
+/- at a crossroads
+/- came to a crossroads
- struck in marked crosswalk
+ the big black crow
+ attracts a crowd
+ draws a crowd
+ in a crowd
+ made you stand out in a crowd
+ to pull a crowd
+ to expect big crowd
+ a great crowd
+ attracts huge crowd
+ a very large crowd
- a noisy crowd
- to open fire on crowd
+ draws record crowd
+ dismissed the crowd
+ to follow the crowd
- to get lost in the crowd
+ to satisfy the crowd
- stirred up the crowd
+ the whole crowd
- stirred up the whole crowd
+ drawing crowds
+ large crowds
+ to love the crowds
+ takes double crown
- loses his crown
- a flock of crows
+ the rooster crows
+ to prove crucial
+ not cruel
- treating them cruelly
- to face a cash crunch
- to face time crunch
- to breakdown and cry
+ to cry and cry
- to hear babies cry
+ don't cry
+ to let me sigh, let me cry
+ to make me cry
- to hear people cry
- to shut his ears to the cry
+ certainly hear their cry
+ to hate to cry
- don't you cry
+ to cry when you cry
+ clear as crystal