Idioms beginning with D

drain the swamp
drain the swamp Meaning | Synonyms rooting out the practice of corruption preventing to uprooting something that is harmful originally means the draining swamps to get rid of ... Read on
dead as a doornail
dead as a doornail Meaning | Synonyms becoming obsolete thing that is not used anymore non-existing lacking life absolutely dead something that is not functioning properly thing whose ... Read on
dead in the water
dead in the water Meaning | Synonyms unable to produce movement not functioning properly unable to cause effective action an effort that has failed to achieve the desired ... Read on
drop by
drop by also, drop in on and drop over Meaning | Synonyms an informal visit an unexpected visit call on go see come round pop round drop in ... Read on
dollars to donuts
dollars to donuts also written as: dollars to doughnuts Meaning | Synonyms an outcome that is almost assured is called as dollars to doughnuts a certainty of an ... Read on
double take
double take Meaning to be so surprised at something that you have to take another look (American meaning) a delayed reaction to something (British meaning) It can be ... Read on
drive crazy
drive crazy also, drive nuts Meaning to disturb or irritate someone to upset someone to the point where they lose focus to annoy someone and cause them to ... Read on
do justice to
do justice to Meaning This phrase can be used in the positive or negative sense in the positive sense it means: to speak of or otherwise show a ... Read on
discretion is the greater part of valour
discretion is the greater part of valour also, discretion is the better part of valour Meaning to be quiet about it after helping someone out to not make ... Read on
dream come true
dream come true Meaning | Definition fulfilment of a wish after a long time the notion of something that is hoped by a person coming to life for ... Read on

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bee in bonnet
have a bee in bonnet Meaning be possessed with one thought or scheme to be obsessed with an idea Example Sentences The man has a real bee in ... Read on

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