- For Teachers
Meaning - to be active in a silly way
Stop horsing around and finish your homework!
A dog in the Manger: A person who niether works himself nor lets others do their work
''to buy a pig in a poke''= to buy or accept something without having examined it or being sure what it is.
have a nice day!
Plenty more fish in the sea.
Often used following a relationship breakdown.
Meaning = don't worry you will hook up (pardon the pun)! with someone else.
Oh silly me!!!
Bunny Boiler = pyschotic woman.
How did I miss that one???
''to throw somebody to the wolves''= to sacrifice somebody
This is a great thread and I'm having a whale of a time reading it.
To have a whale of a time means that you are having a lot of fun.
"as snug as a bug in a rug" = safe, confortable
Have a nice day!
"act like an ape"
MEANING: behave badly, wildly, foolishly
He has been acting like an ape ever since his girlfriend left him.