IDIOMS AND PHRASES – 14 FOR SSC, RRB, IBPS AND OTHER COMPETITIVE EXAMS

131. Go The Extra Mile:

Meaning: Going above and beyond whatever is required for the task at hand.

132. Good Samaritan:

Meaning: Someone who helps others when they are in need, with no discussion for compensation, and no thought of a reward.

133. Graveyard Shift:

Meaning: Working hours from about 12:00 am to 8:00 am. The time of the day when most other people are sleeping.

134. Great Minds Think Alike:

Meaning: Intelligent people think like each other.

135. Gut Feeling:

Meaning: A personal intuition you get, especially when feel something may not be right.

136.Go Dutch

Meaning: Pay for each other’meal

137.Go for a Jugular

Meaning: attack all out

138. Haste Makes Waste:

Meaning: Quickly doing things results in a poor ending.

139. Hat Trick:

Meaning: When one player scores three goals in the same hockey game. This idiom can also mean three scores in any other sport, such as 3 home-runs, 3 touchdowns, 3 soccer goals, etc.

140. Have an Axe to Grind:

Meaning: To have a dispute with someone.

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