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B...baby shower
baby talk...back out
back passage...backlist
backlit...bad
bad...baggage check
baggage handler...balance out
balance sheet...ballot rigging
ballpark...bandy
bane...bankruptcy
bankster...barbed wire
barbell...barmy
barn...base
base camp...bassist
bassoon...battery pack
battery-office...be (as) clear as a bell
be (as) clear as day...be about to do something
be after someone’s blood...be bound up/together
be bred of something...be everywhere
be expecting (a baby)...be in bad odour (with someone)
be in business...be larded with something
be laughing...be on someone’s tail
be on the dole...be quiet
be really/quite something...be sunk
be supposed to do/be something...be up the creek (without a paddle)
be up to your eyeballs in something...be/get caught (up) in something
be/get done...beading
beadle...beasting
beastly...beauty spot
beaver...bedsit
bedsore...before the day/week/month/year etc is out
before you can blink...behind someone’s back
behind the scenes...belligerent
Bellini...bender
bendy...beryllium
beseech...betrayal
betrothal...beyond dispute
beyond doubt/dispute...bid
bid candy...big time somebody
big toe...billet-doux
billfold...biodata
biodegradable...bird
bird bath...bistro
bit...blabbermouth
black...blacklist
blacklist...blast-off
blasted...blest
blether...blitz
blitz...blood bank
blood brother...bloomer
bloomers...blow the whistle
blow the whistle (on someone/something)...blue ribbon
blue screen of death...bmp
BO...bobsled
bobsleigh...bog roll
bog standard...bollocking
bollocks...bone
bone china...book club
book group...boon companion
boondoggle...bore
bore...bother
bother...bounce someone into (doing) something
bouncebackability...bowl
bowl out...Boys’ Own
bozo...brainwave
brainy...brave
brave new world...break free
break in...breaking point
breakneck...breeze block
breeze through...Bridget Jones
bridgeware...bring before
bring down...bristle
bristle with...brogan
brogue...brothel
brother...brush
brush aside...buck
buck...buff
buff...built
built-in...bully
bully...bundle up
bundled software...burger
burgh...burqa
burqini...business card
business class...butane
butch...buxom
buy...by invitation (only)
by miles/by a mile...BYOB
BYOD...byzantine
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