Random phrases of the day 50 phrases


  1. Down To EarthMeaning: Practical or humble; unpretentious.
  2. Rain on Your ParadeMeaning: To spoil someone’s fun or plans; ruining a pleasurable moment
  3. Cut The MustardMeaning: To cut the mustard is to meet a required standard, or to meet expectations.
  4. Son of a GunMeaning: A person, usually one who is behaving badly.
  5. Poke Fun AtMeaning: Making fun of something or someone; ridicule.
  6. A Piece of CakeMeaning: A task that is simple to accomplish.
  7. Quality TimeMeaning: Spending time with another to strengthen the relationship.
  8. Shot In the DarkMeaning: An attempt that has little chance for success.
  9. Raining Cats and DogsMeaning: When it is raining heavily.
  10. Not the Sharpest Tool in the ShedMeaning: Someone who isn’t witty or sharp, but rather, they are ignorant, unintelligent, or senseless.
  11. Elvis Has Left The BuildingMeaning: Something that is all over.
  12. Don’t Look a Gift Horse In The MouthMeaning: When you receive a gift from someone, do not be ungrateful.
  13. No Ifs, Ands, or ButsMeaning: Finishing a task without making any excuses.
  14. Head Over HeelsMeaning: Falling deeply in love with another person.
  15. Know the RopesMeaning: Having a familiarity or understanding of how something works.
  16. Up In ArmsMeaning: Angry; being roused to the point that you are ready to fight.
  17. Par For the CourseMeaning: What you would expect to happen; something normal or common.
  18. Every Cloud Has a Silver LiningMeaning: To be optimistic, even in difficullt times.
  19. Short End of the StickMeaning: Getting the bad end of a deal, or receiving the least desirable outcome from something.
  20. Under the WeatherMeaning: Not feeling well, in health or mood.
  21. Drive Me NutsMeaning: To greatly frustrate someone. To drive someone crazy, insane, bonkers, or bananas.
  22. Playing PossumMeaning: Pretending to be dead, or to be deceitful about something.
  23. Birds of a Feather Flock TogetherMeaning: People tend to associate with others who share similar interests or values.
  24. Money Doesn’t Grow On TreesMeaning: Suggests that money is a resource that must be earned and is not one that’s easily acquired.
  25. Fish Out Of WaterMeaning: Someone being in a situation that they are unfamiliar or unsuited for.
  26. Jig Is UpMeaning: For a ruse or trick to be discovered; to be caught.
  27. Curiosity Killed The CatMeaning: Typically said to indicate that any further investigation into a situation may lead to harm.
  28. Roll With the PunchesMeaning: To tolerate or endure through the unexpected mishappenings you may encounter from time to time.
  29. Jaws of DeathMeaning: Being in a dangerous or very deadly situation.
  30. My Cup of TeaMeaning: Someone or something that one finds to be agreeable or delightful.
  31. Needle In a HaystackMeaning: Something that is impossible or extremely difficult to find, especially because the area you have to search is too large.
  32. Happy as a ClamMeaning: The state of being happy; feeling delighted.
  33. Right Out of the GateMeaning: Right from the beginning; to do something from the start.
  34. Cry WolfMeaning: Someone that calls for help when it is not needed. Someone who is lying.
  35. Beating a Dead HorseMeaning: To bring up an issue that has already been resolved.
  36. Yada YadaMeaning: A way to notify a person that what they’re saying is predictable or boring.
  37. A Chip on Your ShoulderMeaning: Being angry about something that happened in the past.
  38. Easy As PieMeaning: Something that is easy.
  39. Flea MarketMeaning: A type of bazaar where inexpensive goods are sold or bartered.
  40. Man of Few WordsMeaning: A person who does not speak a great deal; someone who talks with as few words as possible.
  41. Top DrawerMeaning: High quality, exceptional; something that’s very valuable.
  42. You Can’t Teach an Old Dog New TricksMeaning: It can be challenging to teach a person something new.
  43. On Cloud NineMeaning: Having strong feelings of happiness or satisfaction. 
  44. Dropping Like FliesMeaning: To fall down ill or to die in large numbers.
  45. Elephant in the RoomMeaning: Ignoring a large, obvious problem or failing to address an issue that stands out in a major way.
  46. You Can’t Judge a Book By Its CoverMeaning: Don’t judge someone or something only by the outward appearance.
  47. Between a Rock and a Hard PlaceMeaning: Being faced with two difficult choices.
  48. An Arm and a LegMeaning: Something that is extremely expensive.
  49. In a PickleMeaning: Being in a difficult predicament; a mess; an undesirable situation.
  50. Lovey DoveyMeaning: The affectionate stuff that people do when they are in love, such as kissing and hugging.

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