||in a lot of trouble, catch hell [B], history
||Ferris, if you drive your father's Porsche, you're toast.
|toe the line
||do what you are told to do, follow the rules
||The Military expects you to toe the line - to do as you are told.
||happy, successful; get it together, with it
||Cathy is really together. She's knows how she wants to live and she's doing it.
||smoke marijuana, smoke pot
||Does it matter if some of our politicians used to toke up?
||(See a token gesture)
|ton of bricks
||(See like a ton of bricks)
||make softer or nicer; not so harsh
||"What do you think of the letter?" "I'd tone it down. It's too harsh."
||a district that has expensive houses
||The Kitigawas bought a large house in a toney neighborhood.
|tongue in cheek
||fooling, joking, kidding
||Most of what Bob said was tongue in cheek. He was joking.
||(See a tongue-lashing)