• A golden age is a period of great peace, prosperity, and happiness.

  • The first and best age of man kind, when existence was happy, prosperous, and innocent.

  • The most flourishing and outstanding period.

1. I think back to childhood as the golden age.


2. Many poets in the eighteenth century featured ideas about the golden age.


3. Today we will examine the historical background of the golden age of art in the Netherlands.


4. Some say the golden age of America is now.

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Do more harm than good

To do more harm than good means to have a bad effect rather than a good one. To make a situation worse rather than better. To be damaging rather than helpful. 1. I'm sorry but saying anything at this point may do more harm than good. 2. Her boyfriend is doing more...

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Do the unthinkable

To do the unthinkable means to do something unexpected. Impossible to imagine; inconceivable. Unreasonable; improbable; not to be considered; out of the question. 1. This store is doing the unthinkable and making their products more affordable. 2. Skateboarding isn't...

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Drop something like a hot potato

To drop someone/something like a hot potato means to disassociate oneself with someone or something instantly. To discontinue; to get rid of very quickly. To quickly stop being involved with someone/something. 1. I dropped the idea like a hot potato because my boss...

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