Idiom: Devil's advocate
Meaning: If someone plays Devil's advocate in an argument, they adopt a position they don't believe in just for the sake of the argumentCountry: International English | Subject Area: Religion | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- Between the devil and the deep blue sea
- Devil finds work for idle hands
- Let the devil take the hindmost
- Better the devil you know
- Devil is in the detail
- Devil may care
- Speak of the devil!
- Idle hands are the devil's handiwork
- If you lie down with the Devil, you will wake up in hell
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