'Talk out of your hat' Meaning
What does the saying 'Talk out of your hat' mean?
Meaning: If someone is talking out of their hat, they're talking utter rubbish, especially if compounded with total ignorance of the subject on which they are pontificating. ('Talk through your hat' is also used.)
Contributor: Richard Flynn
Country: International English | Subject Area: Clothes | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- Talk of the town
- Talk shop
- All talk and no trousers
- Talk the hind legs off a donkey
- Talk nineteen to the dozen
- Talk a blue streak
- Pep talk
- Talk is cheap
- Talk turkey
- Talk a glass eye to sleep
- Talk the legs off an iron pot
- Talk your arm off
- Walk the talk
- Talk out of the back of your head
- Talk a mile a minute
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