Idioms beginning with C
Meaning: to have an accident or suffer disaster.
Meaning: encounter or meet someone by chance.
Example: I believe we will cross paths soon. Read on
Meaning: A clarion is a high-pitch bugle.
Example: All of the citizens heard the clarion call and prepared themselves to defend their city. Read on
Meaning: to keep one's location, activities, and intentions hidden.
Example: The burglars were very meticulous in covering their tracks, making it difficult for law enforcement to catch them. Read on
Meaning: an informal expression meaning something that is easy to do
Example: If you practise enough, driving will eventually become child's play. Read on
Meaning: high-quality performance or display; additionally, the performer
Example: LeBron James has truly been a class act in basketball long before he entered the NBA. Read on
Meaning: something that can be easily accomplished.
Meaning: to fight with another person physically or verbally.
Example: The vice-presidents crossed swords at all policy meetings. Read on
Meaning: the term is used to describe people who look like their parents.
Meaning: to start fighting
Example: I'm glad we were able to resolve this disagreement without coming to blows. Read on