Open Book, an

Meaning of Idiom ‘An Open Book’ An open book is someone or something that is easy to understand or interpret; clear; straightforward; easy to solve; an honest and frank person. 1Kirkpatrick, Elizabeth M. The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms. Ware: Wordsworth, 1995.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,3Jarvie, Gordon. Bloomsbury Dictionary of Idioms. London: Bloomsbury, 2009. See … Read more

Open a Can Of Whoop-Ass

Also: Open a can of whup-ass Bust open a can of whoop-ass Open a can of whip-ass Meaning of Idiom ‘Open a Can of Whoop-Ass’ To whip (someone’s) ass is to punish them or hurt them either physically or verbally or, more often, to beat someone up. Open a can of whoop-ass is a variation of the same idiom. 1Pare, May. Body Idioms … Read more