What does 'Fall on stony ground' mean?
If an idea or plan falls on stony ground, it is received negatively by people in positions of power or fails to take off.
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Idioms similar to 'Fall on stony ground'
- Run something into the ground
- Run to ground
- On the ground
- Get off the ground
- Hit the ground running
- Break ground
- Take the fall
- Fall by the wayside
- Pride goes before a fall
- Ride for a fall
- The bigger they are, the harder they fall
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