a sacred cowMeaning: something that people do not like to question; a taboo subject.Example: The judiciary remains a sacred cow, despite increasing evidence that serious mistakes have been made.
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“mistake” should be plural, i.e. “despite increasing evidence that serious mistakes have been made”
- Sie September 19, 2013
Thanks dear Sie, post updated.
- Idiom Guru September 19, 2013
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Meaning: a person or a thing that is not able to function properly
Example: You should accept this job offer since this is your first job and that organization is a real basket case. Read on
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