Idiom: 'When pigs fly'

What does 'When pigs fly' mean?

Meaning: Meaning you will not get something when you want it or someone doesn't want something for you. say you are selling an item and some one doesn't want it. they might say 'I'll buy it when pigs fly'. it just means you will never get someone to say yes to you when you ask for something.

Contributor: Briallen rees

Country: International English | Subject Area: Animals | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used

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