General Idioms

I was knocked on my heels
Meaning: I was surprised

Leading someone on
Meaning: having someone believe something that isn't true

Locked in
Meaning: to give full concentration too

Out of nowhere
Meaning: unexpected

In the bag
Meaning: will definitely happen

Hang on a second
Meaning: wait for a moment

You pulled a fast one
Meaning: to trick someone

Get over it
Meaning: forget about the past

Put a sock in it
Meaning: be quiet

Out of the blue
Meaning: unexpected

Idioms by Category


A blessing in disguise
Meaning seems bad, but it's actually good

A piece of cake
Meaning Easy

Actions speak louder than words
Meaning actions are more important than words

Beating around the bush
Meaning not discussing what is important/procrastinating

Big task on your hand
Meaning having something important to finish

Break a leg
Meaning wishing someone to do well/ good luck

Can’t stand (something)
Meaning to dislike something

Check out that
Meaning give that a look

Close but no cigar
Meaning close but failed at the end

Don't sweat it
Meaning don’t worry about it

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