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Idioms-2

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Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Heap coals on someone’s t head ' ?

Answer:Make someone feel sorry


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Cocksure ' ?

Answer:Perfectly confident


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Cuts both ends ' ?

Answer:Argument in support of both sides of the issue


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Feather own nest ' ?

Answer:Act for won future benefits


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Throw down the gauntlet ' ?

Answer:Challenge someone, Behaved as very great and important person


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'On tenterhooks ' ?

Answer:An anxious suspense


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Ride rough shod over ' ?

Answer:Treat harshly


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Do a good turn by ' ?

Answer:Do a favour


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'On its last leg ' ?

Answer:About to perish/expire


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Heart out ' ?

Answer:Suffer silently


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Have the mind ' ?

Answer:Have the willingness


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Cushy job ' ?

Answer:Financial comfortable job


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Now and then ' ?

Answer:Occasionally


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Midas touch ' ?

Answer:Ability to success in all projects


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Paint with bright colour ' ?

Answer:Exaggerated


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'To set the Thames on fire ' ?

Answer:A heroic deed


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'On the wrong side of fifty ' ?

Answer:Over fifty years old


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Out of question ' ?

Answer:Unthinkable


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'Brought matters to a head ' ?

Answer:Create an atmosphere of confrontation


Question: what is the meaning of idiom 'In a jiffy ' ?

Answer:In a hurry