in the cards
also on the cards phrasal inevitable <
success just wasn't in the cards for her
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  • in the cards — also[on the cards] {adj. phr.}, {informal} To be expected; likely to happen; foreseeable; predictable. * /It was in the cards for the son to succeed his father as head of the business./ * /John finally decided that it wasn t in the cards for him… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the cards — also[on the cards] {adj. phr.}, {informal} To be expected; likely to happen; foreseeable; predictable. * /It was in the cards for the son to succeed his father as head of the business./ * /John finally decided that it wasn t in the cards for him… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • In The Slot — is an album by Tower Of Power released in 1975. This was their last album for Warner Bros. Records. (Warner Bros. BS 2880) Produced by Emilio Castillo and Tower of PowerTrack listing Side One # Just Enough And Too Much – 3:25 # Treat Me Like Your …   Wikipedia

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