American Idioms and Expressions

Yellow Bellied Idiom

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yellow-bellied
What does yellow-bellied mean?
extremely timid, cowardlyHe is a yellow-bellied person who is not good to have as a friend.
yellow-bellied
What does yellow-bellied mean?
extremely timid, cowardlyEveryone thinks that the new boss handled the matter in a yellow-bellied manner.
yellow-bellied
What does yellow-bellied mean?
extremely timid, cowardlyThe man is yellow-bellied and is never willing to fight for what is right.
yellow-bellied
What does yellow-bellied mean?
extremely timid, cowardly The new supervisor handled the matter in a yellow-bellied manner.

yellow-bellied
What does yellow-bellied mean?
extremely timid, cowardly The man is yellow-bellied and is never willing to fight for what is right.

black Idioms



yellow-bellied
What does yellow-bellied mean?
extremely timid, cowardly The man is a yellow-bellied person who is not good to have as a friend.


Some Random Idioms
go-getter
What does "go-getter" mean?
an ambitious person who works hard to become successfulMy friend is a go-getter. He works hard and is very successful.
Home sweet home
What does "Home sweet home" mean?
This is said when one is pleased to be back at one's own home.
feast one's eyes on (someone or something)
What does "feast one's eyes on (someone or something)" mean?
to look at someone or something with pleasure/enjoymentWe stopped at the top of the hill to feast our eyes on some of the best scenery that we have ever seen.
decked out in (something)
What does "decked out in (something)" mean?
to be dressed in fancy clothes The actress was decked out in a beautiful silk dress at the ceremony.

cold fish
What does "cold fish" mean?
a person who is unfriendly or does not mix with othersThe man is a cold fish and he has very few friends.
gray matter
What does "gray matter" mean?
brains, intelligence I wish that my friend would use his gray matter more effectively when he is making his crazy plans.

green Idioms

set out (somewhere)
What does "set out (somewhere)" mean?
to leave on a journeyMarco Polo set out for China many years ago.
look a gift horse in the mouth
What does "look a gift horse in the mouth" mean?
to complain if a gift is not perfect The girl should not look a gift horse in the mouth. She should be happy that she received a present from her friends.

make or break (someone)
What does "make or break (someone)" mean?
either benefit or ruin someoneThe new business venture will probably make or break my uncle.

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