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  1. on the lineadverb

    At risk, as in a contest or enterprise.

    The ball was on the line but the umpire ruled it out.

    at stake

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  1. on the line

    Read the full text of the On The Line poem by Kurt Philip Behm on the Poetry.com website.

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  1. Hillary Clinton:

    … I think people will feel disgusted, i don't care how much hot sauce she uses and how often she goes on the ‘Breakfast Club.’ African-American women will feel disgusted if she jumps the line.

  2. Zolan Kanno-Youngs:

    The pain that we're trying to talk about and the pain that we're trying to convey obviously doesn't relate to that of the actual victims of the marathon bombings, the people who were at the finish line, but it's pain nonetheless, there's no one way to react to something as bizarre as this.

  3. Stephanie Brinley:

    It will be the full line up and what they do over the next decade to make it into a truly competitive brand that will be decisive, it took Audi 10-15 years to come back.

  4. Chuck Grassley:

    Less than a week ago, I expressed serious concern that what little remains of the FBI’s credibility is on the line following its inconsistent handling of politically sensitive investigations, failure to hold its own employees accountable for misconduct and consistent disregard for congressional oversight, last night’s raid on the home of a former U.S. president without explanation will only further erode confidence in the FBI and the Justice Department.

  5. Robert Jackler:

    Philip Morris, as a company name, is somewhat of a pariah, iQOS is an attempt to sanitize their product line.

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