House of cards

Publicado por Icey el Vie, 25/05/2018 - 11:52

Idiomatic translations of "House of cards"

Luftschlösser bauen
Bretón (Brezhoneg)
sevel kestell el loar
fer castells en l'aire
At bygge luftkasteller
Stavať (si) vzdušné zámky/ zámky v oblakoch
Zidati gradove v oblakih
Hacer castillos en el aire
bâtir des châteaux en Espagne
Château en Espagne
Σπίτι απο κάρτες
Légvárakat épít
Castles in Spain
Building castles in the sky
Building castles in the air
Costruire castelli in aria
Castello di carte
Қиялымен Хиуаны алу
In aere aedificas
Строить воздушные замки
Aklı havada olmak

Meanings of "House of cards"


Used to refer to an insubstantial or insecure situation or scheme. (ref. Oxford Dictionary)

Explicada por Icey el Vie, 25/05/2018 - 11:52
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Карточный домик

Explicada por Natalia Mironova el Sáb, 22/09/2018 - 13:33
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"House of cards" en letras

Katy Perry - Firework

Do you ever feel
Feel so paper thin
Like a house of cards
One blow from caving in?

Maxim - My soldiers

one tiny stone for a giant wave
one spark in the tinder and everything is in flames again.
the whole facade collapses like a house of cards.

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - OUTRO: House Of Cards

또 위태로워 또 위험해
So bad (why) 우린 yeah
더 버티기도 지탱하기도
So hard (hard) 안 돼

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - House Of Cards (Full Length Edition)

또 위태로워 또 위험해
So bad (why) 우린 yeah
더 버티기도 지탱하기도
So hard (hard) 안 돼

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - OUTRO: House Of Cards

It’s at stake again, it’s dangerous again
So bad (why), we are, yeah
To withstand it more, to sustain it more
So hard (hard), it can’t

Shawn Mendes - Show You

Watch me fly this kite in the rain
I'll jump rope with my ball and chain
Come by and knock on my house of cards
If it falls I'll rebuild it from the start

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - OUTRO: House Of Cards (кириллическая транслитерация)

тто уитэроуо тто уихомэ
соу бэд (уай) урин йе
то почигидо читэнагидо
соу хад (хад) ан дуэ

Silbermond - House of cards

You simple put out the candle
Because you don't need it anymore
Make my life a house of cards
And pull out the lowermost card

Nightwish - Élan

Building a sandcastle close to the shore
A house of cards from a worn out deck
A home from the fellowship, poise and calm

Taylor Swift - Sparks Fly

The way you move is like a full on rainstorm
And I'm a house of cards
You're the kind of reckless that should send me running

Igor Herbut - Stuck Don't Trust Me

Raise your brows in disbelief
Come and check, what’s in my hands
Like a house of cards demolish it in one blow
You try to fall asleep, before it gets light out again

Pink - Funhouse

We'll try to exorcise this place
Drag my mattress to the yard
Crumble tumble house of cards

Scorpions - House of Cards

When your life turns upside down and there is no one
You get crushed in a house of cards
House of cards

Tool - The Pot

Rob the grave to snow the cradle
Then burn the evidence down
Soapbox house of cards and glass so
Don't go tossin' your stones around

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - House Of Cards (Full Length Edition)

It’s at stake again, it’s dangerous again
So bad why, we are, yeah
To withstand it more, to sustain it more
So hard (hard), it can’t

Marco Borsato - Margherita

Untill only an hour ago
Is a terrible huge lie
And shows to be a the house of cards

Tinashe - All Hands On Deck

Wasted hard
Done this to death do us apart
I watch you fold like a house of cards
Kiss the old me goodbye she's dead and gone dead and gone dead and gone

Radiohead - House Of Cards

Throw your keys in the bowl
Kiss your husband goodnight
Forget about your house of cards
And I'll do mine

Adel Tawil - House of cards

I watch them dropping on the ground
Dropping on the ground
This moment is like a house of cards
And time plays out its cards

Alanis Morissette - Havoc

If forgiveness is understanding
Then I offer mea culpa for the millionth time
From this toppling house of cards of mine

Chayanne - Call a spade a spade (*)

How little during the golden dreams
How little my feet flew
I don't wanna love you in a house of cards
Take away one card and all gone

Annett Louisan - The small difference

You and me, that looks like a lot of work
Love lives in a house of cards
Every step was uncertain

Namika - Na-Mi-Ka

Almost unable to channel everything that happens, Karma is a bitch
When you enter a casting show
And your house of cards collapses

Bushido - Like an angel

Run and fool yourself, but in contrary to you tears are flowing when I cry, I am a man still I feel pain when I am bleeding, take what I can get, know the Bad and the Good, search for my enemies – search for them among my friends, see my shadow, why should I deny it?

Know my weakness and defend them with my strenght, stars fall and they are landing deep under the earth, brothers leave but they stay alive because I am thinking of them, hands do not always help you, we’ll soon see what is to become of everything, am I pawn or king, am I bishop or rook, because life will be over like a house of cards in storm.

Camikaze - Shadows

Give it all another day,
and you'll laugh about it all
Like a house of cards,
hard to put together, yet easy to fall

Backstreet Boys - Helpless when she smiles

I get so weak

I'm a house of cards in a hurricane
A reckless fire in the pouring rain

Bushido - My Whole Life

Oh, I close my eyes,
and just quit breathing
and in the end, I’ll just destroy this house of cards
I’ll spit life out

Toše Proeski - Are you happier now

You are someone else's now and I have no right to you
You are someone else's and everything I gave you has fallen apart
Much like a house of cards

Video - Fantastic flight

She said, that it's a joke
A transparent house of cards
She said, we don't stand a chance

Arctic Monkeys - The Jeweller's Hands

And now it's no one's fault but yours
At the foot of the house of cards
You thought you'd never get obsessed

Bushido - Paragraph 117

I’ll now fuck everyone in German rap who still exists
Get out your cards and cash
Your house of cards is falling down
I felt like erecting the statute of Bushido in my backyard

Fler - All Around Us

The street, the street, how do I get my ass outta here?
Long awaited, now it's moving fast, I gotta get outta here.
The world I live in is collapsing like a house of cards.
I still don't know my way around an ATM

Mark Lanegan - St Louis Elegy

Woman are you home?
A house of cards, a frame of bones
Here I am earthly bound

Mark Forster - Where Is Your Fire

Why so withdrawn, why are you avoiding me?
You’re looking for shelter from the storm in a
house of cards;
get out of there, and find out all over again

Die Ärzte - Grace Kelly

We had plans for my divorce
but the next day I read it in the newspaper
My world collapsed like a house of cards
I broke down in tears on the spot

Elisabeth das Musical - Long Live

Hungary, Elisabeth has freed you!
She pulled your card from the house of cards of the world
The new era belongs to nationalism,

Elena Paparizou - I don't want another hero

Falling down upon me
A house of cards
A house of cards falls

Union J - Save The Last Dance

Now they're falling hard
Like a house of cards
They blow away like leaves

Eric Saade - Someone New

I thought the love we built was strong
It was just a house of cards
Now we watch them fall

Rea Garvey - Oh My Love

I'm lost in sound as I lay my head
I'm a thousand miles from the home we've made
I heard your words as the call came through from that house of cards that I share with you

Christina Grimmie - King Of Thieves

All the love that we made here is gone
I'm living in an empty house of cards
You stole my heart, you stole my heart

Poparazzi - Do you understand it?

do you understand that...
do you see that...
like a house of cards I'm falling apart.
in my trembling hands I'm hiding my tears...

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - House Of Cards (Full Length Edition)

Tto witaerowo tto wiheomhae
<em>So bad (why)</em> urin <em>yeah</em>
Deo beotigido jitaenghagido
<em>So hard (hard)</em> an dwae

Dinah Nah - Make Me (La La La)

Let's go!

Me and my guarded heart like a house of cards
Tumbling down 'cause your wind blew hard

Lara Fabian - Medley Starmania

Who build the empires
That the wind could destroy
Like a house of cards

Slipknot - Gematria (The Killing Name)

Be specific and believe your eyes
Start a war in another backyard
And we'll destroy your house of cards
Give me a minute and I'll change your mind

Linkin Park - Sharp Edges

Should’ve played it safer from the start
Loved you like a house of cards
Let it fall apart

fish! - We are here

Sentences created the creativ botch
It’s only a house of cards it has great smoke and it’s already glows
The stars are just falling, it’s almost California

Pearl Jam - Amongst The Waves

What used to be a house of cards
Has turned into a reservoir
Save the tears that were waterfalling
Let's go swim tonight, darling

Timo Pieni Huijaus - Finnish Maiden

So I'll rather say this cheesily than leave it unsaid.
And the words hit rags and sometimes a house of markers,
Here they sell light in a bag[fn]This is possibly referencing an old folk tale where the residents of Hölmölä ('the village of fools') try to carry light into a dark cottage in sacks.[/fn] and build a house of cards.

Porcelain Black - One Woman Army

Like, oh my God (ooh la la)
Knocking soldiers down
Like house of cards (ooh la la)
I'm a one woman army (ooh la la)

Tim Bendzko - It comes back

Ideal world, that was his game
Then he likely miscalculated
He watched as the house of cards collapsed
But everything is allowed as long as you don't lose yourself

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - OUTRO: House Of Cards

tto witaerowo tto wiheomhae
So bad (why) urin yeah
deo beotigido jitaenghagido
So hard (hard) an dwae

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic (OST) - ACADECA

Put your ear to the ground
Listen to that sound
You're a house of cards
And it's about to fall down (fall down)

Athena - Everything Will Be Fine

With saying 'my love' 'my sweetheart', must break up with them

Don't strive with a house of cards
It doesn't give benefits to anyone, must understand

Switchfoot - The Blues

Are you discontented?
Have you been pushing hard?
Have you been throwing down this broken house of cards?
It'll be a day like this one when the world caves in

Bright Eyes - Devil In The Details

A house of cards
A supple heart
Is not a place to dwell

Amanda Stott - Homeless Heart

When you're looking for something that resembles your soul
When the wind blows your house of cards
I'll be a home to your homeless heart

Tinashe - All Hands On Deck (Remix)"

Wasted hard
Done this to death, do us apart
I watch you fold like a house of cards
Kiss the old me goodbye she's dead and gone, dead and gone, dead and gone

Radiohead - وضعیت بد

Forget about your house of cards
And I'll do mine
Forget about your house of cards
And I'll do mine

DeeKay - Last Breath

Breathe in, breathe out
Only one moment everything shatters like a house of cards
When everything seems over then

Ruelle - Secrets and Lies

You got a cold, cold heart
You build a house of cards

Amy MacDonald - The Furthest Star

The lights went out across the world
And your house of cards came tumbling down
Cause nothing stays and noting sticks

Vukašin Brajić - Tired of everything

everything I know I’m discovering all over again.
The same story is repeated again,
it's easy to crash a house of cards.

Joey Moe - 9 mm

throw our defenses and communicate
because you're driving me crazy
Like a house of cards
which has just been build,

Milk Inc. - Storm

the beating of our hearts.
But the spell we were under,
like a house of cards,
it fell apart, oh no.

Jacek Skubikowski - "LUX" the Synthetic Woman

He spoke with great difficulty, put words tougher like house of cards
it was verge on the miracle that the voice did not cuts the lips
Professional guardian yet he stole the secret key
and secretive technical drawing of "LUX" the synthetic woman

Joan Jett & the Blackhearts - Naked

Close your eyes and wonder why it&#039;s dark
Built a house of cards around your heart
Act surprised when you keep fallin&#039; down

Marco Borsato - Margherita

Seemed so safe
Proved to be a great big lie
And a house of cards

Kristiina Wheeler - The first lady

to ring the doorbell
She'd greet your wife in your livingroom
and she'd make your house of cards shake

Nightingale - Echoes Of A Dream

Living came to a state
Of merely staying alive
The house of cards caved in
A better deal next time

Letzte Instanz - House of cards

But it makes no difference to me
I stand fast with both feet here
In a blue house of cards
I wait daily for the last day

Hilary Duff - Lies

We're falling apart, we're falling apart
Like a house of cards
And I know in my heart, I know in my heart

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - House Of Cards (Full Versiyon)

Yeniden güvensizim, yeniden tehlikeliyim
Çok kötü (neden) biz, evet
Biraz daha dayan, biraz daha diren
Çok zor (zor), yapamayız

Chima - Share with you

Therefore I tilt at windmills,
So there is no breeze
To blow away the glowing feelings like a house of cards.
I am driven all day long,

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - House Of Cards (Full Length Edition)

Тто уитхэроуо тто уихомэ,
So bad (why) урин yeah,
То потхигидо читхэнагидо,
So hard (hard) ан дуэ.

James LaBrie - Holding On

Sitting here, silently
As you tear me down
With your words all night

Alter Bridge - Addicted To Pain

Tell me how it feels to live a lie
Tell me do you know that it won't ever be the same
You can't deny, the house of cards just hit the floor
Don't tell me you can save it in the end

Timati - Zero

Fantasizing about a high-maintenance girl with not a a dime in your pockets
On the other hand, money and furs alone won't make you warm
The house of cards is bound to fall down

Tim Bendzko - Never

I feel the dust on my skin, it comes closer.
I see how the rain silenced the waterfall.
I see a house of cards built on sand, which falls apart.

Käptn Peng & die Tentakel von Delphi - Dear Life

like reading an encyclopedia in a foreign language
like scuba diving in a pool of blood
like building a house of cards while sitting in a rollercoaster for 100 hous
and driving it to Oslo upside down with a truck

Tay Schmedtmann - Run, baby, run

Can't really accommodate job and university
You're on your own for the first time
You fear that everything falls down like a house of cards
But stay on track, the course is right

Dotan - Waves

Have shown us how
To fall and run at the same time
It's like a house of cards
Paper thin comes crashing in

Tue West - The Fool Who Realised He Had Build A House Of Cards Instead Of A Normal House

That's what we want

I don't want to assist you in building a home like a house of cards
Can I have a drag of something? But don't blow

Jacynthe - Everytime

Your angel face
I’ll show you what you’re made of
All you’re, a house of cards
Stuck in stormy weather

Dawid Mika - In the rain of the moments

Yes, I know it's the end of days
It's the end, it's the house of cards
When she's looking as he dies

Céline Dion - The world is stone

Who build empires
That wind can destroy
Like house of cards

Lasse Kjær - Black Shadows

And I just thought it was going so well
In the front of the field, the leading winner
A house of cards falling, the doors won't open
Now I'm in hell with bleeding memories

Alexandra Stan - Holding Aces

I'll built a house of cards, if that's your game
Think I'm innocent but I'm down to play you
Picture my eyes rolling like dice until the morning comes
Fall in between, King and a Queen, laid on your 21

Patrick Park - Life Is A Song

Well life is a dream 'cause we're all walking in our sleep
You could see us stand in lines like we're dead upon our feet
And we build our house of cards and then we wait for it to fall
Always forget how strange it is just to be alive at all

Marisa Sannia - The children's eagle

Oh little bird, little paper bird!
The chidren's eagle.
With feathers made of letters,
no cock bird,

Rkomi - Milan Bachata

You've never suffered but you've already let it go
The open for me the doors, the car, the chest
My house of cards is a losing game
Have you ever suffered

DJ Szatmári - I'm over You

The melody of your voice, the smell of his perfume
Why do I fell, when I know well, it won't last any longer?!
The house of cards falls, and another one wait for me.
Your suit-case is on the doorstep.

Lina Larissa Strahl - Egoist

You game will never work out,
because you need love to win.
And then you are alone in your house of cards
And I pull my card out.

BTS (Bangtan Boys) - House Of Cards (Full Length Edition)

Ṭo witèrowǫ ṭo wihǫmhè
<em>So bad (why)</em> urin <em>yeah</em>
Dǫ bǫtigido jitènghagido
<em>So hard (hard)</em> an dwè

Samantha Jade - Castle

What good is a king with no queen of hearts?
Folded you in while I played the part
I was all in but you left me with a house of cards

Twin Atlantic - I Am An Animal

A night in Las Vegas, riding in a limousine, believe that I did
Lose my mind in a house of cards,
to pinacoladas and cheap Frank Sinatra's

Anastacia - My heart is too heavy

I saw the sky darken unexpectedly,
everything just collapses like a house of cards,
but how can I put it,

Illy - Forget It

So what I miss? Man, let me guess, some poser shit, faux heaviness
I don't rock the boat, I capsize the bitch and if this the wave, they all getting swept
I'm the architect of my success, hand made this house of cards, went upper deck
Since Cinematic came and went, I reload, 5 deep this round, no time for breath goddamn

The Sound Poets - Your story

Your story has begun, when this century
is about to collapse like a house of cards, then gold
And it will sink in that depth, where silver lives..

Veldhuis & Kemper - House Of Cards (If It's Going to Whiffle)

I've built a house of cards, and I sold it to myself
It looks just fine, but inside it's cold

It's on a very chic street

Sido - Born to be free

Go out onto the street!
Write it on posters!
Don't let your hopes collapse like a house of cards!
Go and tell everyone,

Fläskkvartetten - Like Glass

Dreams are spread, but get wiped out
if we don't catch them
See my house of cards for a minute
Breath in and start over

Halina Mlynkova - You tell me

You say something and your voice is trembling
You wanted more but you have nothing
Your house of cards has collapsed
My trace was blew off by the wind

Chief 1 - Summer Nights

Why settle with only half of it when you can get anything from the top shelf?
So do it for yourself before they almost kill you
Let them fall like a house of cards, all of the bullshit they've built up
It'll fade on a summer day when your heart has had enough

Rkomi - Never Again

Blessed are those who are born there, not me
A house of cards and you keep your balance otherwise we'll fall in pieces
There's my face around, even before we made it we'd already won

JONI - Reverse the Rain

Shooting me down, then pretend that I don't bleed,
Turning my words into blades, pointing them back at me,
Blowing me out, like a house of cards you built.

Clueso - Nobody is thinking of you

You're slowly getting thwarted by the fall
You're moving dispersed in a vacuum
Your house of cards is about to fall
Even the tiniest of gestures

Tobias Regner - Homeless Heart

When you're out in the cold</em>
When you're looking for something that resembles your soul
When the wind blows your house of cards
I'll be a home to your homeless heart

Letzte Instanz - Tears of Stone

It will take vengeance once,
Because every candle will burn once,
Your house of cards has fallen,
Your words will resonate

Duo à deux - Remember you and remember me

"Everything, everything that matters is behind you".

The house of cards just collapsed,
starting with the king and the queen of hearts,

Mary Roos - I will leave tonight

For so long, I've trusted you completely
And built on sand
Now, my house of cards collapsed

Megaherz - Sexodus

I'm gonna do what I gotta do
Thus the house of cards falls
The fairy tale teller runs out of breath

Edyta Górniak - Wake Me Up

The silence counts my tears out loud
A cool breeze comes in from the still-open door
You destroyed us like a house of cards
The world came down in the blink of an eye

Madeline Juno - Unlearned

[Verse 2]
Build me a House of Cards just from a half set
Until everything is falling apart again

Fourtissimo Electride - Little bunny in the hat

like a little bunny in a hat.

The house of cards shatters,
'till the magical finds me.

Scarlett Rose - Cherry Blossom

i have found it, nothing else
i got it, i got it
my house of cards was blown
cherry blossom all the way

Hernâni da Silva - Elroy

Mas ganhei espaço como Jordan e Buggs Bunny
Enquanto vocês pagam pra bater, qual hustle Hard?
Vocês são uma série de corruptos, House of Cards

Sido - You made us this way

[Verse III - Sido:]
I know how to break into your car, I know who steals your radio
I know you're getting on my nerves, I blow you down like a house of cards
I'm showing a tough stance, go tell everybody

Marit Larsen - Don't Save Me

Don't save me, I'll save you the hassle
Our little castle is a house of cards
It's empty, heartache is pending

Hoobastank - Better Left Unsaid

My ignorance was perfectly bliss
Till your wrecking ball words hit hard
Thourgh my house of cards
Now anything feels better than this

Max Giesinger - No-one to wake her

She puts up no resistance, she asks herself, she asks herself
Is the facade well built, or does she break down
Like a house of cards as soon as she's alone?

Jorn Lande - House Of Cards

It's late at night
And I'm watching the news
There's blood on the screen
And I felt guilty somehow

Kristiina Brask - House of cards

This house of cards will fall card by card
When the walls fall down, can I be saved anymore?
Card by card, this house of cards falls
And I don't want to live in the ruins of a house

Silverstein - California

We set it up (we set it up)
like a house of cards in a hurricane.
We didn't think it would ever make sense.

Xandria - Queen Of Hearts Reborn

The score unwinding

Your house of cards will come tumbling down
Better fold or pass tonight I'm

Brooke Bentham - House of Cards

Forget about your house of cards
And I'll do mine
Forget about your house of cards
And I'll do mine

Alana Grace - With One Word (House of Cards)

Imperfect, inconsistent
With holes in the basement
I feel like a full house of cards
With the world on my shoulders

Adel Tawil - House of Cards

I watch them fall to the floor
Fall to the floor
This moment is like a house of cards
And time pulls out its cards

The White Stripes - Effect and Cause

I ain't the reason that you gave me
No reason to return your call
You built a house of cards
And got shocked when you saw them fall (yea... yea)