English Idioms & Idiomatic Expressions
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- Murky waters
- Where people are behaving in morally and ethically questionable ways, they are in murky waters.
- Music to my ears
- If something someone says is music to your ears, it is exactly what you had wanted to hear.
- Mutton dressed as lamb
- Mutton dressed as lamb is term for middle-aged or elderly people trying to look younger.
- My dogs are barking
- (USA) When someone says this, they mean that their feet are hurting.
- My eye
- This idiom is added to an adjective to show that you disagree with it:
'Shy my eye- he's just planning something secret.'
- My foot!
- This idiom is used to show that you do not believe what someone has just said.
- My hands are full
- If your hands are full, you have so much to do that you cannot take on any more work, responsibilities and so on.
- My hands are tied
- If your hands are tied, you are unable to act for some reason.
- My heart bleeds
- If your heart bleeds for someone, you feel genuine sympathy and sadness for them.
- My heart goes out to someone
- If your heart goes out to someone, you feel genuine sympathy for them.
- My way or the highway
- This idiom is used to say that if people don't do what you say, they will have to leave or quit the project, etc.
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