Idiom: Go down like a lead balloon
If something goes down like a lead balloon, it fails or is extremely badly received.Country: British English | Subject Area: General | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Go over like a lead balloon
- Lead someone up the garden path
- Swing the lead
- Balloon goes up
- You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink
- All roads lead to Rome
- Lead with the chin
- Get the lead out
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