Idiom: Elephant in the room
Meaning: An elephant in the room is a problem that everyone knows very well but no one talks about because it is taboo, embarrassing, etc.Country: International English | Subject Area: Animals | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Not enough room to swing a cat
- Memory like an elephant
- White elephant
- Elbow room
- Barrack-room lawyer
- See the elephant
- Thousand pound gorilla in the room
- Nervous as a long-tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs
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