Idioms beginning with D

discretion is the greater part of valour
discretion is the greater part of valour also, discretion is the better part of valour Meaning to be quiet about it after helping someone out to not make ... Read on
dream come true
dream come true Meaning | Definition fulfilment of a wish after a long time the notion of something that is hoped by a person coming to life for ... Read on
dead as a dodo
dead as a dodo Meaning no longer alive or existing to be extinct to not be found to be obsolete/outdated Example Sentences When my dad finds out that ... Read on
drop like flies
drop like flies Meaning many people falling ill or dying around the same time faint, collapse or die in large numbers rapidly decrease in number drop out of ... Read on
down to the wire
go down to the wire Meaning a situation where the outcome is not decided until the very end something that ends in the last minute until the last ... Read on
don’t look a gift horse in the mouth
don’t look a gift horse in the mouth also¬†never¬†look a gift horse in the mouth Meaning don’t be ungrateful when you receive a gift do not be critical ... Read on
dog days
dog days Meaning hot, sultry days hottest days of summer Example Sentences During the dog days of summer, people prefer to remain indoors and go out as little ... Read on
double date
double date Meaning a date on which two couples go together an occasion when two couples go out together a date where two people and their partners go ... Read on
dead ringer
dead ringer Meaning A duplicate of the exact nature. A substitute for something. An imposter. Example Sentences She is a dead ringer of one of my friends. I ... Read on
dry run
dry run Meaning a rehearsal before the actual performance Used in terms of performances as well as a corporate jargon which means to give something a trial before ... Read on

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ignorance is bliss
ignorance is bliss Meaning to not get affected by something that is not known to miss facts about issues because of not knowing about something to not care ... Read on

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