Rob the Cradle

Meaning of Idiom ‘Rob the Cradle To rob the cradle means to date [have a romantic or sexual relationship with] or marry someone much younger than oneself. 1Spears, Richard A. McGraw-Hill’s American Idioms Dictionary. Boston: McGraw Hill, 2008.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. Usage This expression is used to describe any relationship where one … Read more

From the Cradle to the Grave

Meaning of Idiom From the Cradle to the Grave: From birth to death; the entire period of one’s life; throughout one’s life. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,2Heacock, Paul. Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2010.,3Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: Oxford U, 2010. Examples Of Use “The … Read more