General Idioms

Pull the plug
Meaning: to end something/someone

Draw the line
Meaning: the point where you decide not to do something

To touch base
Meaning: to contact someone

Gone off track
Meaning: forgot about your future goal

Close but no cigar
Meaning: close but failed at the end

Spill the beans
Meaning: to tell the secret

Rally the troops
Meaning: to gather friends together

Have stumbled upon
Meaning: to accidentally discover something

Up a creek without a paddle
Meaning: in a bad situation

Lend a hand
Meaning: help someone out

Idioms by Category


A blessing in disguise
Meaning seems bad, but it's actually good

A piece of cake
Meaning Easy

Actions speak louder than words
Meaning actions are more important than words

Beating around the bush
Meaning not discussing what is important/procrastinating

Big task on your hand
Meaning having something important to finish

Break a leg
Meaning wishing someone to do well/ good luck

Can’t stand (something)
Meaning to dislike something

Check out that
Meaning give that a look

Close but no cigar
Meaning close but failed at the end

Don't sweat it
Meaning don’t worry about it

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