One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The situation or state of affairs.‘what's the deal with you and that guy?’‘big double standards exist, but he knows the deal’
- ‘Everyone else on tour knew the deal with Michael except Jessica.’
- ‘Okay folks here is the deal.’
- ‘Just what is the deal with those recurring headaches, or Maria's sketchy past?’
- ‘Gamblers feel smarter than they are because that's the deal; the drinks are always free in a casino, and no one calls you on your self-delusions.’
- ‘In what I thought was a pretty charming way, I asked them what the deal with the buzzing was.’
- ‘So what's the deal with you and Eric?’
- ‘What's the deal with your parents? Are they married or divorced?’
- ‘Here's the deal: organizations are keeping their finances in order and students can hold them to it by paying attention.’
- ‘What's the deal with Austin then, sounds pretty mad?’
- ‘If we want fresh juices, we must understand the first rule of juicing: cleaning the juicer is an unavoidable part of the deal.’
- ‘Here's the deal with the show.’
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