Idioms beginning with T
Meaning: the office of a powerful leader.
Example: When Jim became a clerk to a Supreme Court justice, he thought he would get his foot inside the corridors of power. Read on
Example: Kincaid said the center will be open 24/7 and will employ 30 people. Read on
Meaning: a person who achieved greatness even though they came from a place not so great.
Meaning: to attract or interest someone.
Example: Does the menu have anything that tickles your fancy? Read on
Meaning: The term "top dog" means a person, group, or thing in a position of power, particularly after struggling or winning a grueling competition.
Example: Given the latest shakeups, she is hoping that her experience will make her the top dog in the accounting department. Read on
Meaning: to decline something that someone has offered.
Example: to decline something that someone has offered. Read on
Meaning: change your position with respect to someone else.
Example: After flying back to town, I went to Jenna's place uninformed to surprise her & to my amaze she had already planned a party to welcome me. I should have known she is smart enough to turn the tables. Read on
Meaning: to understand that something is not completely true or right
Example: I have read the article, but I take it with a grain of salt. Read on
Meaning: the opposite aspect, contrasting arguments.
Meaning: implement actionable advice
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Meaning: ing: prosperous, living well. Example: After we earn a million in our new business of gold, we'll hopefully be in a clover Example: ing
Example: ing: prosperous, living well. Example: After we earn a million in our new business of gold, we'll hopefully be in a cloverRead on