|kiss (something) good-bye|
What does kiss (something) good-bye mean?
|lose something||“You can kiss your computer good-bye. It is totally destroyed.”|
Some Random Idioms
What does “chem” mean?
|chemistry (class or subject in school).||Chem was my worst science in high school.|
|Mind the gap|
What does “Mind the gap” mean?
|Mind the gap is an instruction used on the Underground in the UK to warn passengers to be careful when leaving the tube or train as there is quite a distance between the train and the platform.|
What does “stash” mean?
|hidden supply of drugs or drug-related items|
|Tired and emotional|
What does “Tired and emotional” mean?
|(UK) This idiom is a euphemism used to mean ‘drunk’, especially when talking about politicians.|
What does “fuck about” mean?
|spend time doing minor, irrelevant things.||Stop fucking about, you’ve got work to do.|
|flesh (something) out or flesh out (something)|
What does “flesh (something) out or flesh out (something)” mean?
|to make something more detailed or bigger||We worked hard during the weekend to flesh out our agreement.|
|the real thing|
What does “the real thing” mean?
|something that is genuine and not an imitation||The small vase is the real thing and is very valuable.|
|have on (something)|
What does “have on (something)” mean?
|be wearing something||“What did she have on when you last saw her?”|
|stamp out (something)|
What does “stamp out (something)” mean?
|to destroy something completely, to make something disappear||The government is making a great effort to stamp out smoking among teenagers.|
|all sweetness and light|
What does “all sweetness and light” mean?
|to be very sweet, to be innocent and helpful||The girl is all sweetness and light after she does something bad.|