|Hit the airwaves|
What does Hit the airwaves mean?
|If someone hits the airwaves, they go on radio and TV to promote something or to tell their side of a story.|
Some Random Idioms
|in due course|
What does “in due course” mean?
|in the usual amount of time, at the right time||We will send the information to you in due course.|
|do as you would be done by|
What does “do as you would be done by” mean?
|treat other people the way that you would like them to treat you||“If you do not want people to criticize you, then you should not criticize other people. Remember to do as you would be done by.”|
|have one`s nose in (something)|
What does “have one`s nose in (something)” mean?
|to have unwelcome interest in something, to have impolite curiosity about something||He often has his nose in other people`s private business where it does not belong.|
What does “off-color” mean?
|to be in bad taste, to be not polite, to be not the exact color||He likes to tell off-color jokes which most people do not like.|
|Bits and bobs|
What does “Bits and bobs” mean?
|Bits and bobs are small, remnant articles and things- the same as ‘odds and ends’.|
What does “IRC” mean?
|Internet relay chat|
What does “swan song” mean?
|a final appearance||He was a big hit during his swan song at the company last week.|
|set up (something)|
What does “set up (something)” mean?
|to establish something, to provide the money for something||The newspaper company provided the money to set up the new travel magazine.|
|as clean as a hound’s tooth|
What does “as clean as a hound’s tooth” mean?
|very clean||The classroom was as clean as a hound’s tooth when the students finished cleaning it.|
|make a fast/quick buck|
What does “make a fast/quick buck” mean?
|make money with little effort||The two men tried to make a fast buck during the construction boom.|
|have nothing to do with (someone or something)|
What does “have nothing to do with (someone or something)” mean?
|not be involved with someone or something||My aunt will have nothing to do with most members of her family.|