What does 'Throw pearls to the pigs' mean?
Someone that throws pearls to pigs is giving someone else something they don't deserve or appreciate. ('Throw pearls before pigs' and 'Cast pearls before swine' are also used.)
- Category: Animals
- Contributed By: Andreas Almqvist
Idioms similar to 'Throw pearls to the pigs'
- Cast pearls before swine
- When pigs fly
- Pigs might fly
- Pigs get fat, hogs get slaughtered
- Throw someone to the wolves
- Throw a monkey wrench into the works
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