Idiom: The grass is always greener
Meaning: This idiom means that what other people have or do looks preferable to our life. The complete phrase is 'The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence'.Country: International English | Subject Area: Plants & Flowers | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Grass may be greener on the other side but it's just as hard to mow
- The grass is greener on the other side of the fence
- Snake in the grass
- Grass widow
- Kick something into the long grass
- Let the grass grow round your feet
- Watch grass grow
- Grass roots
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