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have (something) up the yin-yang

To have a great or excessive abundance of something. The company's had financial difficulties up the yin-yang lately, but the CEO is adamant that it will start making a profit again soon. Sorry, I can't come out tonight, I've got homework up the yin-yang.
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up the yin-yang

To an excessive or extreme degree; in great or excessive abundance. The company's had financial difficulties up the yin-yang lately, but the CEO is adamant that it will start making a profit soon. I only buy video game consoles after they've been out a while and stores aren't charging up the yin-yang for them.
See also: up
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The concept of "yin" and its relationship to "feminine" comes from Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), wherein yin relates to the qualities of listening, receptivity, passive, dark, feminine, root, essential, solid, mystery, introspective, and cold, while yang relates to the qualities of expressive, manifesting, light, aggressive, masculine, branches, hollow, clear, magnetic, extroverted, and heat.
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