Tag: idiom-request

35 Is there an English equivalent for the Italian saying "It's another pair of sleeves"? 2016-08-09T10:49:13.327

29 Idiom request for describing a situation in which people pay attention to their minor problems rather than the fundamental related ones? 2016-02-22T15:57:13.983

28 Sarcastic Idioms for being slow to notice something 2015-01-04T20:09:42.953

26 Assigned to a job I know nothing about it - is there an idiom for that idea? 2016-09-08T02:22:35.587

24 Is there an idiom that means that you are in a very strong negotiation position in a negotiation? 2019-05-19T18:33:47.557

23 An idiomatic expression for the situation when a punisher in fact punishes himself rather than the one he intended to punish 2017-09-20T18:35:24.997

22 Phrases that express "afraid of wife" in English 2015-04-29T04:00:31.190

20 "The victory, within four days, was just reward" - why not "was just a reward"? 2016-07-26T09:30:07.777

20 What's the English saying for "That the ancestors are successful is inferior to that the descendants are successful"? 2020-06-15T05:27:29.040

17 What do you call someone who likes to pick fights? 2019-03-09T01:34:49.223

14 How to idiomatically suggest someone should live the day and forget about tomorrow? 2018-11-10T11:35:33.950

12 Is there an idiom about how humanely killing something is better than letting it live in pain? 2018-11-07T15:43:13.400

12 Is there an idiom that means "revealing a secret unintentionally"? 2019-05-07T18:23:04.763

12 Idiom for a fallacy "who are you to judge"? 2020-04-30T13:52:53.503

11 Idiom or phrase for a situation where someone asks for advice from the worst possible person? 2016-08-03T18:47:05.863

11 Have you brought a head? 2017-06-14T19:13:48.797

10 Does the saying "speaking English like a Spanish cow" exist in English? 2013-02-15T10:38:05.987

10 Term for making fun of somebody else's weakness when you have the same? 2016-08-28T06:03:59.007

10 Is there an idiomatic way to say "go to the path of no way out"? 2018-06-06T12:48:29.640

10 An idiom describing a strong desire for alcohol 2018-08-28T18:10:25.953

10 We're waiting in a BIG or LONG queue? 2019-02-02T16:41:36.187

9 Idioms of shame and embarrassment: along the lines of "lose face" 2017-05-05T15:29:41.833

9 Idiom for "I have just finished a great job and I'm proud" 2018-05-12T12:10:12.710

8 A word or phrase describing feeling bad about something changing after you've become used to it 2016-07-20T19:32:03.637

8 Idiom for making others feel bad to make myself feel good? 2017-05-13T10:31:37.617

7 Is there an idiom that supports the idea that "inflation is bad"? 2019-05-01T12:52:45.557

6 Searching for the idiom to express this 2014-04-23T07:02:16.947

6 A word/phrase/idiom for 'going & coming back' 2015-03-27T06:00:10.817

6 What do you call tourists who visit "extreme" holiday destinations? 2016-10-08T13:07:07.210

6 Pouring from empty to empty 2019-02-11T21:09:44.870

6 Is there an idiom that means that an item of clothing fits perfectly? 2019-05-06T22:52:45.487

5 What is a word or an idiom for "an act that makes alive something inanimate"? 2014-07-18T12:49:39.887

5 an idiom or verb for "pretend to great learning" 2016-03-20T13:50:55.497

5 A proverb meaning, "he wanted to do a good thing for others, but he ended up being blamed/hurt" 2016-04-01T10:21:32.707

5 An idiom describing you need commitment from other people to reach some goal 2016-07-21T23:04:18.860

5 Idiom for "you can't undo the effects of having said something" 2016-10-17T09:16:29.330

5 Snowing hard - idiom 2016-11-30T06:47:16.400

5 Idiom for trying to avoid misfortune, but it happens anyway 2018-09-03T19:01:35.477

5 What do these phrases in the game of cricket mean? 2019-01-21T08:08:00.967

4 What is the English word(s) for "eating salt and sour fruit" 2016-03-11T03:52:51.933

4 Improve translation: You are nobody and your name is no one 2016-06-04T20:50:53.427

4 Looking for a particular word 2017-04-12T16:46:34.910

4 The opposite of "to fall in love" 2017-04-30T07:53:45.473

4 Idiom - insistent, obtrusive person? 2017-07-13T11:24:21.080

4 What is an idiom used for when we say something unfortunate and it comes true? 2017-08-18T01:55:54.427

4 An idiom for “Until you punish the offender, they will not give up offenses” 2019-08-31T07:15:25.467

3 Traffic lights and state of the lights 2014-03-26T01:55:51.050

3 Look down one’s nose at somebody or something 2014-05-09T06:40:34.833

3 About the idiom in Hindi (चुल्लू भर पानी में डूब जा) that literally translate 'Go, commit suicide"! 2014-07-23T09:19:47.457

3 What is a better English idiom that can be used to express a love of learning? 2015-03-07T10:16:47.957

3 How do we tell our currently running year of age? 2016-02-13T16:16:16.237

3 Idiom request for describing a guy who's crazy but not stupid 2016-03-25T14:23:41.197

3 How would I express this Portuguese idiom about telling secrets? 2016-08-01T01:31:09.620

3 Idiom for having bad things happen to you because you did something bad 2016-08-02T18:36:47.890

3 Tricky questions aimed at failing a student in the exam 2016-08-09T13:25:10.300

3 Idiom to describe a text (or speech) which is too long 2016-08-17T13:30:53.013

3 Is there any idiom or popular phrase that says " be careful of when making a judgement while listening to a news,gossip,rumor...etc from someone 2016-09-09T06:15:06.903

3 Etymology of the expression "happy-go-lucky"? 2016-10-06T21:14:26.133

3 Which would be the English idiom for the Spanish expression "nadie tira piedras contra su propio tejado"? 2017-06-08T20:29:19.033

3 Wanted: an idiom to direct/point someone's attention to a specific point/location 2017-11-12T15:37:24.570

3 Expressions used to boost someone's energy/enthusiasm in doing their work 2018-02-23T15:03:34.207

3 What are some idioms that means something along the lines of "switching it up every day to not do the same thing over and over"? 2019-02-24T13:40:46.357

3 Are there other idioms that mean "do someone the favor of x" 2019-03-05T01:46:14.780

3 Idiom for feeling after taking risk and someone else being rewarded 2019-03-09T22:02:12.490

3 What do you call someone who doesn't pay others back? 2019-03-10T23:56:03.103

3 An idiom/ idioms for a person who spends too much time on the cellphone? 2019-03-19T14:05:14.163

3 To get so rich that you are not in need of anymore money 2019-08-25T08:25:56.953

3 Is there a word that means holding your gun low? 2019-09-12T16:58:16.083

3 Idiom using the metaphore of "shouting in the dark" & English equivalent 2019-10-14T18:53:00.500

3 In everyday English, How to express "to pull the drawer open so hard that it falls off"? 2020-04-04T13:44:50.433

2 Words to describe the sounds created when having sex 2014-04-14T06:05:33.270

2 Alternate idiom or phrase meaning "drought followed by a storm"? 2015-01-16T16:35:52.873

2 Trying to say how long it takes to go somewhere and back again 2015-03-22T07:28:00.590

2 English proverbs 2015-07-27T17:30:47.550

2 Introducing someone who has more than two duties 2015-10-22T23:01:16.337

2 An expression to describe a place that is very accessible and convenient 2016-03-22T04:47:46.643

2 An idiomatic expression for when you miss the line you were reading 2016-03-25T12:45:25.717

2 Word for "ability to pick the right person" 2016-04-24T11:24:04.830

2 Is there any idiom or proverb which can be used for saying focus on the important matters? 2016-07-06T07:17:12.223

2 What is a finger tied with a knot or bow called? 2016-10-05T07:48:32.887

2 An idiom for a person who always says "yes" to someone they are in awe of? 2016-10-05T09:35:41.230

2 Word meaning start (beginning) of military service 2016-10-05T16:32:53.210

2 May one say "a question of profound principle"? 2016-12-09T16:44:06.127

2 When someone is insisting you do something which you dislike 2017-01-11T09:31:51.827

2 The expression "your right" when used to respond to an apology 2017-01-16T12:13:26.620

2 When people talk about someone or something everywhere 2017-01-26T11:14:53.020

2 Equivalent idiom in English 2017-01-28T03:47:37.933

2 Is "To swim like a stone" considered a common idiom in use? 2017-06-05T17:58:42.470

2 Cunningly getting out of an awkward position or situation 2017-06-23T19:36:53.037

2 English equivalent of the Malay idiom "Loser be ashes; winner be charcoal" 2017-07-13T15:04:16.067

2 An idiom or proverb for very easy to find but you are unable to see the object, which is very beside or close to you 2017-11-07T06:13:18.063

2 Idiom the last monkey 2018-05-24T13:15:58.423

2 Description of an active person 2018-06-21T05:44:14.200

2 I wanted to know whether there are some similar English idioms for this Persian Idiom or not?(look at the definition) 2018-08-04T19:13:38.357

2 A phrase for "using a word repeatedly" 2018-08-23T16:02:55.727

2 Looking for the English equivalent of "to cross a hairline bridge" 2018-09-12T14:12:30.517

2 How to idiomatically tell someone to become more humble? 2018-12-25T20:43:11.620

2 What's the idiomatic verb that goes together with the fulfilling of a promise? 2019-01-31T18:19:38.207

2 What is it called when you're trying to get by and someone is blocking the way? 2019-03-09T04:53:44.383