American Idioms and Expressions

Make A Day Of It Idiom

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make a day of it
What does make a day of it mean?
do something all dayWe decided to make a day of it and spend the day at the beach.
make a day of it
What does make a day of it mean?
to do something all day We decided to make a day of it and spend the day at the beach.


Some Random Idioms
from scratch
What does "from scratch" mean?
from the very beginningHe decided to build the house from scratch.
cow college
What does "cow college" mean?
a school where farming/agriculture is studiedMy cousin plans to go to a cow college when he finishes high school.
come to terms with (someone or something)
What does "come to terms with (someone or something)" mean?
to reach an agreement with someone, to accept something We came to terms with the bank and were able to buy the house.

Tomorrow's another day
What does "Tomorrow's another day" mean?
This means that things might turn out better or that there might be another opportunity in the future.
cash on the barrelhead
What does "cash on the barrelhead" mean?
money paid in cash when something is boughtI gave the salesman cash on the barrelhead for the used car.
Bouquet of orchids
What does "Bouquet of orchids" mean?
Id someone deserves a bouquet of orchids, they have done something worthy of praise.
launch a product
What does "launch a product" mean?
to introduce a new product to consumers The company will launch their new product next month.

take an oath
What does "take an oath" mean?
to make an oath, to swear to somethingI had to take an oath before I could answer questions at the public hearing.
of benefit to (someone)
What does "of benefit to (someone)" mean?
to be good for someone, to be a benefit to someoneAnother meeting to solve the problem would be of no benefit to myself so I decided not to attend.

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