Better left unsaid

Better left unsaid

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms Better left unsaid means something that should not be discussed. Something that everyone is thinking but would cause difficulty talking about. When it is better to not say anything at all. 1. I don’t know how I should tell you,...
A living hell

A living hell

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms A living hell refers to an extremely unpleasant place or experience. A situation that is extremely unpleasant for someone. A continuing state of extreme pain, punishment or torment with no seeming chance of reprieve. 1. The high...
Monkey see, monkey do

Monkey see, monkey do

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms When someone says monkey see, monkey do it means that people imitate what they see other people doing. Children learning behaviour by copying what they see happening around them. Copying the behaviour of another without reason or...
Rule with a velvet glove

Rule with a velvet glove

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms To rule with a velvet glove means to rule in a very gentle way. Used to describe someone who seems to be gentle but is in fact forceful and determined. A person who has a gentle, sweet, or unassuming appearance or disposition, but...
Whiter than white

Whiter than white

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms Whiter than white refers to something or someone being very pure, honest, and moral. Extremely clean and white. Never doing anything wrong. 1. I never believed in the whiter than white princess depicted in movies.   2. They...
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