bell the cat

bell the cat
Meaning: do a dangerous job.
Example: Someone has to bell the cat and tell the commissioner that his own started the violence.

B 3 Thoughts

3 Thoughts

Once lived a cat- many rats in an old house- the cat eats one rat everyday- one day the most old rat organise a meeting- the most young rat give a suggestion to put a bell in the cat’s neck- then a rat asks that who will bell the cat ? – then all rats went silent .
can u give a moral for this story ?

- Urvi August 17, 2020

Great job, indeed!

- Abbas September 7, 2016

Bureaucracy will have to be upgraded to understand how to manage commodity prices in a market economy if the government is to play in forwards and futures to ensure some price stability. Is there anyone to bell the cat?

- Raman September 28, 2015

Add your thoughts

Idiom of the Day

the early bird catches the worm

Meaning: it refers to people who arrive earlier are the ones who get the best deals

Example: The admissions in this college get filled in very early. If you really want to enroll your son here then you should remember that the early bird catches the worm. Read on


Like Facebook Page

Latest Thoughts

Keep in Touch

Copyrights © 2020 - The Idioms - All Rights Reserved.
Copy Link