idioms | daily

These are idioms, proverbs, and sayings.  They are things that people say that may not be easily translated.  They have more meaning than just the words.  And they are things people say a lot.  There are sayings and proverbs in every language.  These are  American.  There are new ones added daily – so check in often.

Monotony is bad for us. We need plenty of change. It adds interest to our lives, just as spice adds interest to food. >>
Sun, Dec 03, 2017, Continue reading at the source
If someone beats the rap, they avoid being found guilty of a crime. >>
Sun, Dec 03, 2017, Continue reading at the source

If you get your act together, you become more organised.

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Mon, Nov 13, 2017, Continue reading at the source

When someone responds with "Not on your life," they are utterly rejecting a suggestion that has been made.

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Wed, Nov 01, 2017, Continue reading at the source

An action or a risk that you take without having much idea about what will happen as a result.

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Tue, Oct 24, 2017, Continue reading at the source