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Close But No Cigar
Coming close to a successful outcome only to fall short at the end.
Cup Of Joe
A cup of joe is an American nickname for a cup of coffee.
Curiosity Killed The Cat
Typically said to indicate that any further investigation into a situation may lead to harm.
Cry Over Spilt Milk
It's useless to worry about things that  already happened and cannot be changed.
Cut To The Chase
To get to the point, leaving out all of the unnecessary details.
Cut The Mustard
To cut the mustard is to meet a required standard, or to meet expectations.
Cry Wolf
Someone that calls for help when it is not needed. Someone who is lying.
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