Today we are posting Idioms & Phrases beginning with “T”. we hope you liked the previous articles. Here’s a small task for you guys post idioms and phrases which you come across that has not been covered here and ask for sentences from others. This would boost your prep and make this more interesting and interactive. So here is a list of Idioms and Phrases with T:
Important Idioms and Phrases starting with “T”
Idioms and Phrases
Turn the tables
Reverse the condition
A good politician often turns the table on the opposite sides by his follower.
Take the cudgels
To support or defend
One of my lawyer friends took up the cudgels on my behalf to defend me.
Tooth and nail
All the worker revolted tooth and nail against the company owner.
Throw in a towel
To be defeated
When the Akbar could not resist the Maharana Pratap, he had to throw in a towel
To and fro
forward and backward
He is moving the car to and fro.
Take to heels
To run away
The Thief took to heels when he saw the owner.
Throw cold water
To discourage someone
Ram has a habit of throwing cold water, whenever we talk about some new business plan.
Turn to account
Turn to advantage
Maharana Pratap turns his failure to account.
Take forty winks
Take a nap for a short period
He always takes the forty winks after lunch.
A young age
At present ram is in tender age.
Turn over a new leaf
To changed entirely
After the sudden death of party leader, some MLA turns over a new leaf for their benefit.
Through and Through
During the war, there is a financial crisis in the country through and through.
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