stand someone off
- keep someone away; repel someone；discharge a worker temporarily or permanently because of a shortage of work
- keep someone away: repel someone
Oxford American Dictionary
...it on thick 誇張、拍馬屁 9.know where one stands 知道自己有幾兩重 知道自己的斤兩 10...沒有承諾的愛情 (隨便玩玩的那種) 11.give someone a ring 打通電話給某人 12.get someone/something off one's mind 不再想某人或某件事
pain in the neck 眼中釘 a piece of cake 小意思 to stand in someone's shoe 站在別人的立場 Knowledge is power.知識就是力量。 Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.今日事，今日畢。 Never too old to...
... floored with a hit by B. 延申應用: floor = stun = knock someone off his feet (以出乎意料的事)使人震驚/驚嚇到呆住了, 傻住了, 失魂...