General Idioms

The stars have aligned
Meaning: the moment is right

To touch base
Meaning: to contact someone

I was knocked on my heels
Meaning: I was surprised

Have stumbled upon
Meaning: to accidentally discover something

Speak of the Devil
Meaning: when you see someone/something happens unexpectedly while talking about them

Hit the books
Meaning: to study

Stick with your goal/stick with it
Meaning: to continue doing something

Take it easy
Meaning: calm down

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

Lend a hand
Meaning: help someone out

Idioms by Category


In the bag
Meaning will definitely happen

In the nick of time
Meaning when something happens at the last possible moment

Inside scoop
Meaning the details

It’s all flooding back to me
Meaning beginning to remember something you once forgot

Kick the bucket
Meaning to die/no longer work

Kill two birds with one stone
Meaning accomplish two things at once

Laid back
Meaning relaxed

Last shot
Meaning Last chance

Leading someone on
Meaning having someone believe something that isn't true

Lend a hand
Meaning help someone out

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