Idiom: Slowly, slowly catchy monkey
Also used as "Softly, softly, catchee monkey", this old Engllish proverb means that if do not rush or if you avoid being too hasty, then eventually you will achieve your goal - in other words, be patient.Country: International English | Subject Area: Animals | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- Make a monkey of someone
- Monkey business
- Grease monkey
- Not give a monkey's
- Get the monkey off your back
- Throw a monkey wrench into the works
- I'll be a monkey's uncle
- Speak to the organ grinder not the monkey
- Monkey see, monkey do
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