View Poll Results: butter wouldn't melt in his mouth.

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  • He looks guilty.

    1,070 32.94%
  • He looks innocent.

    1,587 48.86%
  • He looks hungry.

    251 7.73%
  • He looks satisfied.

    340 10.47%
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    Default Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth

    Click here for the definition of this idiom.
    Last edited by Tdol; 05-Jan-2006 at 08:06.

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    Default Re: Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth

    This time, I did not cheat. Got it right. Thanks a lot

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    Default Re: Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth

    Also better without cheating.

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    Talking Re: Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Also better without cheating.
    well, look at my face don't you think that "butter wouldn't melt in my mouth?" j/k

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    Default Re: Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth

    I certainly do.

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    Default Re: Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth

    This is the first time I hear this idiom. I can't actually associate being innocent to butter not melting in one's mouth.

    I thought if a person is not greedy, even if you put butter in his mouth (yuck)
    it wouldn't melt.

    Another thought, he is such a cold (unfriendly) person, even if you put butter in his mouth it wouldn't melt.

    And I was all wrong...

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    Red face Re: Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth

    what in the world does this idiom really means????????? heard it first time....... but according to me, it may means he is innocent .......

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    Default Re: Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth

    Quote Originally Posted by Huda Mir View Post
    what in the world does this idiom really means????????? heard it first time....... but according to me, it may means he is innocent .......
    It is about appearances. Reread the explanations.


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