Idioms beginning with W

wag the dog
wag the dog Meaning to divert attention from something that is bad to change the topic from something that is more important to something that is not to ... Read on
when it rains, it pours
when it rains, it pours also, it never rains but it pours Meaning to have a good or bad news enlarged by circumstances something good or bad occurring ... Read on
wild and woolly
wild and woolly Meaning to be carrying a wild look to have a bearded and dirty look to be lawless to be uncultured Example Sentences Their residence is ... Read on
wine and dine
wine and dine Meaning to treat somebody (usually a woman) to wine and dinner; take someone out to dinner at a luxury restaurant; to have a scrumptious meal; ... Read on
way around
way around Meaning to find an alternative for something, someone or to perform a task to find a solution another way to do something Example Sentences The way ... Read on
walk out on
walk out on Meaning end a relationship with someone suddenly leave someone with whom you have a romantic relationship to abandon someone leave your spouse and end the ... Read on
wear heart on sleeve
wear your heart on your sleeve Meaning display your emotions openly make your feelings apparent and obvious openly reveal your feelings and emotions unable to hide your emotions ... Read on
whet one’s appetite
whet one’s appetite Meaning A stimulation that causes you to want additional of something, mostly food. A reason which increases your interest in something. Example Sentences You have ... Read on
wear off, out
wear off or wear out Meaning Something that deteriorates or changes by wearing Something that diminishes slowly due to washing, getting scrapped and rubbed. A garment that can ... Read on
well read
well read Meaning Well-educated and learned. A literate person who has studied and read a lot. Example Sentences She is well read does not mean that she can ... Read on

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kick the bucket
kick the bucket Meaning: to die Example: Have you heard? The old man down the street has kicked the bucket. All the fish in my aquarium kicked the ... Read on

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