Kiss And Tell Idiom

kiss and tell
What does kiss and tell mean?
participate in something private and then tell others about itI don’t trust her because she is the kind of person who will kiss and tell.
kiss and tell
What does kiss and tell mean?
to participate in something private and then tell others about itI do not trust the girl because she is the kind of person who will kiss and tell.

Some Random Idioms
dressed to kill
What does “dressed to kill” mean?
to wear one`s finest clothesThe woman was dressed to kill when I saw her at the sales convention.
earful
What does “earful” mean?
large quantity of gossip
Over-egg the pudding
What does “Over-egg the pudding” mean?
(UK) If you over-egg the pudding, you spoil something by trying to improve it excessively. It is also used nowadays with the meaning of making something look bigger or more important than it really is. (‘Over-egg’ alone is often used in this sense.)
hang in the balance
What does “hang in the balance” mean?
have two equally possible results, be uncertainAfter the opposition party won the election whether or not the new highway will be built hangs in the balance.
put one’s nose to the grindstone
What does “put one’s nose to the grindstone” mean?
to work diligently or hardI put my nose to the grindstone and finished the job before the weekend.
date back to (a previous time)
What does “date back to (a previous time)” mean?
to go back to a previous timeThe old building dates back to 1850.
nail (something) down
What does “nail (something) down” mean?
to make certain or sureWe nailed down an agreement to finish the staff room as quickly as possible.
make a killing
What does “make a killing” mean?
make a large amount of moneyHer mother made a killing on the real estate market before she retired.
in black and white
What does “in black and white” mean?
in writingI want to get the information in black and white before I go to the meeting.
Hang it!
What does “Hang it!” mean?
a rather old expression used to express annoyance or disappointment“Hang it”, the man said when he hit his finger with the hammer.
Opening a can of worms
What does “Opening a can of worms” mean?
If you open a can of worms, you do something that will cause a lot of problems and is, on balance, probably going to cause more trouble than it’s worth.

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