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 what it used to be, a lot of boarders are doing the unthinkable.
3. Olympic athletes are in a different league, breaking records and doing the unthinkable.
4. It’s possible that big corporations are doing the unthinkable and stealing our money legally now.
absurd, beyond belief, beyond possibility, exceptional, extraordinary, illogical, implausible, impossible, improbable, inconceivable, out of the question, outlandish, preposterous, rare, unbelievable, uncommon, unimaginable, unlikely, unreasonable
To have common ground with someone or something it means opinions or interests are shared by each of two or more parties. Something that people agree about even if they disagree about other things. A basis of mutual interest or agreement. 1. Well, it seems that the...read more
To catch up means to learn the news of someone or something. To bring one's efforts with something up-to-date; to do the work that one should have done. To bring someone up to date; brief someone. 1. Heather, do you have time to catch up over coffee today? 2. After...read more
To play something by ear means to improvise. To decide how to deal with a situation as it develops rather than acting according to plans made earlier. To let things go as they may. 1. A: What are you gonna do this Friday? B: I think I'll play it by ear. 2. A: Where...read more