Lump In Your Throat

Meaning of Idiom ‘Lump in Your (or one’s) Throat A lump in one’s throat is a feeling of tightness, constriction, or dryness in the throat caused by strong emotions such as grief; strong emotions that make it difficult to speak. 1Heacock, Paul. Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms]. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2010.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary … Read more

Luck Of The Draw

Meaning of Idiom ‘Luck of the Draw’ Luck of the draw┬árefers to something being the result of chance. When something is the luck of the draw, you have no control over it, and must simply accept it. Examples Of Use “I really wish I wasn’t on guard duty tonight,” said the soldier. “It’s gonna be … Read more