Idiom: Leopard can't change its spots
The idiom 'a leopard can't change its spots' means that people cannot change basic aspects of their character, especially negative ones.
("A leopard doesn't change its spots" is also used.)Country: International English | Subject Area: Animals | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- Change horses in midstream
- Change tack
- Change your tune
- Change of heart
- Chop and change
- Sea change
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