Idiom: Wake up and smell the coffee
When someone doesn't realise what is really happening or is not paying enough attention to events around them, you can tell them to wake up and smell the coffee.Country: International English | Subject Area: Food | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- Smell a rat
- Wake-up call
- That and 50 cents will buy you a cup of coffee
- If you lie down with the Devil, you will wake up in hell
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