Draw A Blank

Meaning of Idiom ‘Draw a Blank’ Draw a Blank: To try to find something, obtain something, accomplish something, etc. and fail; to try to think of something and fail; to get no result or response. Usage “I’ve been looking for the missing file for weeks but I’ve drawn a blank.” “I tried to get some … Read more

Blank Check

Meaning of Idiom ‘Blank Check’ To give someone a blank check means to give them full freedom or unlimited scope and authority to act as they see fit, especially in regards to the spending of money. This idiom is a less formal version of carte blanche. Examples Of Use “You can run your department the way you … Read more