Idioms beginning with B
Meaning: to become angry.
Example: John's flight was canceled, and he got bent out of shape. Read on
Meaning: fighting without any purpose.
Example: You are just beating the air if you want to turn him into a good boy. Read on
Meaning: an overview.
Example: You can get a bird's-eye view of the city by going to the topmost floor. Read on
Meaning: to have other, more important things to do.
Meaning: the most beautiful woman in a gathering.
Example: She felt like the belle of the ball as she danced the night away with her beau. Read on
Meaning: to work with a person or organisation, or being involved with them, in a way that causes other people to distrust you.
Meaning: get through the hardest part of something.
Example: I'm tired and need an ice-cold drink. I broke my back at work today on that project. Read on
Meaning: Complete authority or unrestricted freedom of action or a free hand.
Example: Roger was given a blank check by Mr. Musk. He could spend as much as he wanted to implement the latest driving technology. Read on
Meaning: (existed) been present and active.