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verb
  1. 6
    informal if your eyes pop, they open very wide in surprise or excitement

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  2. 7
    informal to shoot a gun

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sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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dish

to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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