A nod is as good as a wink to a blind bat

The phrase a nod is as good as a wink acknowledges that a hint or suggestion can be or has been understood without the need of further elaboration or explanation. (Here, wink means a glance or significant movement of the eye.) ORIGIN. The earlier form of the phrase is...

Between the devil and the deep blue sea

“Between the devil and the deep blue sea” means if you are between the devil and the deep blue sea, you are in a difficult situation where the two possible courses of action or choices that you can make are equally bad. For example: „I can see you’re...

Between a rock and a hard place

Phrase of the day: “Between a rock and a hard place.” Faced with two equally dangerous or difficult choices or circumstances: “Trying to please two supervisors is like being between a rock and a hard place.” This phrase dates from the early twentieth century....

A whale of a time!

Idiom of the day: „A whale of a time!“ This means to enjoy yourself very much. A great time. „We had a whale of a time at the party.“   Video Click of the day/ week Badass https://www.facebook.com/teamcoco/videos/3489036204488570/ Special...

Putting your foot in it

Sayings: Amusing story “Putting your foot in it” means to say something that causes someone to be embarrassed, upset, or hurt especially when the speaker did not expect that reaction I really put my foot in it when I asked her about her job. I didn’t know she...

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