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be demeaning
causing someone to become or feel less respected:
clear the air
remove suspicion/bad feeling
in the air
make allowances for
take special circumstances into consideration
make amends for
try to compensate for a past action
on account of
because of
on no account
under/in no circumstances
on the air
broadcasting (opp: off the air)
on the alert
watchful and prepared/on the lookout/expecting sth
take sth into account
consider sth
on this/that account
for this/that reason
whet sb's appetite
make sb eager to have/experience more
up in the air
existing, but not talked about
to avoid doing sth one is supposed to do or to avoid answering a question, often by deception