Wild Goose Chase

Meaning of Idiom ‘Wild Goose Chase’ A wild goose chase is a pointless, foolish and futile search or pursuit that is bound to result in failure. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,2Spears, Richard A. McGraw-Hill’s American Idioms Dictionary. Boston: McGraw Hill, 2008.,3Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: … Read more

Ambulance Chaser

Meaning of Idiom ‘Ambulance Chaser’ An ambulance chaser is a lawyer who encourages people who have been injured in an accident or who are ill due to someone’s negligence to sue for damages, in order to profit from someone else’s trouble; any unethical or inferior lawyer; any lawyer who is overly aggressive in seeking out clients. 1Ammer, … Read more