Category Archives: Idiom of the Day

Idiom of the Day: curb appeal


Idiom of the Day:
curb appeal

The external attractiveness of a building or property, such as can be viewed from the street (i.e., the curb). Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

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Idiom of the Day: creature of habit


Idiom of the Day:
creature of habit

One who prefers the comfort and reliability of routine and habitual behavior. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: can’t be bothered


Idiom of the Day:
can’t be bothered

Unwilling or disinclined to make the effort necessary to do or accomplish something. (Used in the present and past tenses almost interchangeably.) Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: corporate ladder


Idiom of the Day:
corporate ladder

The hierarchy of authority and earning power within a large business or corporation, likened to the rungs of a ladder. Usually used with some variable verb or phrase referring to ascension. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: control freak


Idiom of the Day:
control freak

Someone who has an obsessive or compulsive need to control every aspect of a situation and/or the ways in which others act. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: contrary to popular opinion


Idiom of the Day:
contrary to popular opinion

Opposite to what is popularly or generally expected or believed. Usually used to introduce such a statement. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: conspicuous consumption


Idiom of the Day:
conspicuous consumption

The lavish expenditure of money or acquisition of expensive items as a public display of one’s wealth or financial success. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch