Second wind. = To regain energy.
I usually get my second wind at about 10:30 am.
Tradition.= Something unwritten handed down from generation to generation.
My name, my father's and my grandfather's names are about the same. This is a family tradition.
Deep pockets.= To have a lot of money and to be willing to spend it.
When it comes to buying training equipment, I have deep pockets.
High Pockets.= Cheap, not willing to spend money.
Please meet Mr. High Pockets.
In the bag.= Success is assured.
I thought that team U.S.A. had the ice hockey gold medal in the bag.
Hard-bitten.= Tough unsympathetic.
Mr. Putin is the tough hard-bitten president of Russia.
Long-winded.= Someone who speaks too much.
It seems that every time I must leave in a hurry I meet a long-winded person.
Are you game?= Are you ready? Do you want to do? Will you accept my challenge?
Are you game for a game of basketball?
To get it in gear.= Let's go. Improve yourself.
I wish that my kids would get it in gear and improve their lives.
To let it all hang out.= To put everything you can into something.
When I lift weights I let it all hang out and lift the heaviest I can.