Idioms beginning with W

wet behind the ears
wet behind the ears Meaning immature or poor skill to be inexperienced to be new at something or somewhere and so lack the necessary experience Example Sentences From ... Read on
walk on eggshell
walk on eggshell Meaning to be careful about one’s words or actions around another person to be cautious of offending someone through your words or actions to be ... Read on
where there’s a will, there’s a way
where there’s a will, there’s a way Meaning willpower will defeat any difficulty strong determination can conquer any problem to be determined to do something, usually in a ... Read on
when the going gets tough, the tough get going
when the going gets tough, the tough get going Meaning to become tougher than the situation in order to be able to overcome it to deal with something ... Read on
when in Rome, do as the Romans
when in Rome, do as the Romans Meaning to copy popular culture in order to blend in respect and follow the custom of the native people while visiting ... Read on
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

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add fuel to the flames
add fuel to the flames Meaning: an action, whether verbal or physical that makes a bad situation even worse cause circumstances or dispute to become further excessive Synonym: ... Read on

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