American Idioms and Expressions

Cause Tongues To Wag Idiom

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cause tongues to wag
What does cause tongues to wag mean?
to give people something to gossip aboutMy sister caused tongues to wag when she came to the party without her husband.
cause tongues to wag
What does cause tongues to wag mean?
to give people something to gossip or talk aboutThe actions of our boss are causing tongues to wag.
cause tongues to wag
What does cause tongues to wag mean?
to give people something to gossip or talk about The woman caused tongues to wag when she came to the party without her husband.

cause tongues to wag
What does cause tongues to wag mean?
to give people something to gossip or talk about The actions of our boss are causing tongues to wag.


Some Random Idioms
have eyes in the back of one`s head
What does "have eyes in the back of one`s head" mean?
to have the ability to know what is happening behind one's backOur teacher has eyes in the back of her head and she always knows what is going on in the classroom.
a risk of rain/showers/thunderstorms
What does "a risk of rain/showers/thunderstorms" mean?
a chance of rain/showers/thunderstormsThere was a risk of showers so we decided not to go on a picnic today.
muggle
What does "muggle" mean?
boring person; unimaginative person
Eat like a pig
What does "Eat like a pig" mean?
If some eats like a pig, they either eat too much or they have bad table manners.
finders keepers, losers weepers
What does "finders keepers, losers weepers" mean?
the person who finds something can keep it and the person who loses it can only cry because it is gone the person who finds something can keep it and the person who loses it can only cry because it is goneFinders keepers, losers weepers thought the boy when he found the beautiful pocket knife in the park.
life is a bowl of cherries
What does "life is a bowl of cherries" mean?
only good things happen in life Ever since my father retired from his job he believes that life is a bowl of cherries.

cozy up to (someone)
What does "cozy up to (someone)" mean?
to try to be extra friendly to someone I do not know what my neighbor wants but recently he has been trying to cozy up to me.

son of a bitch
What does "son of a bitch" mean?
damn it, darn it (used to express frustration or anger). Son of a bitch! I totally forgot.

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