Brain Freeze

Meaning Of Idiom ‘Brain Freeze’ 1. A brain freeze, in regards to eating ice cream or drinking milkshakes or frozen beverages too fast, is a sudden intense pain in the head. 2. Being temporarily unable to recall facts one should easily know, such as the name of a close friend, or important personal facts. Usage … Read more

Not Rocket Science

Also: It doesn’t take a rocket scientist (to understand) You don’t have to be a rocket scientist Not brain surgery You don’t have to be a brain surgeon Meaning of Idiom ‘It’s Not Rocket Science’ When something is not rocket science, it’s not very complicated and easy to understand; obvious. 1Heacock, Paul. Cambridge Dictionary of American … Read more

Rack Your Brains

Rack your brains is an idiom expression used in English as early as the 1820’s. Meaning of Idiom ‘Rack Your Brains’ To rack one’s brains is to try very hard to remember something or figure something out. It basically means to ‘think very hard.’ The word rack can be understood to mean ‘work the brain very hard.’ Examples … Read more