Enter One’s Head

Also: Enter One’s Mind Meaning of Idiom Enter One’s Head: To occur to someone or come into one’s thoughts. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,2Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: Oxford U, 2010. See also Come Into Someone’s Head. Usage This idiom is most often used negatively. Examples: “Did it ever … Read more

Enough Is Enough

Meaning of Idiom ‘Enough is Enough Enough is enough is an emphatic way of saying “Stop!” It means whatever is happening must stop; no more will be tolerated; you should be satisfied with what you have, or with the situation or circumstances that exist. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,2Ayto, John. Oxford … Read more

End Run (to do an)

Also: Make an end run around (someone) Do an end run Meaning of Idiom ‘Do an End Run’ To do an end run is to maneuver around an obstacle or authority in order to accomplish a certain goal. This idiom means much the same as to go over someone’s head. Usage Often, the word around is added, as in … Read more