Anything Doing?

Also used: What’s doing? Meaning of Idiom ‘Anything Doing?’ Anything doing, posed as a question, means is anything special happening?; is there any news? Usage This idiom is often followed by a specific reference to a period of time such as “Is anything doing tonight?” Examples of Use “Is anything doing tonight? Are you going … Read more

Do Yourself (or Oneself) an Injury

Meaning of Idiom ‘Do Yourself an Injury’ When someone tells you “you’ll do yourself an injury” they mean you will hurt yourself, either receiving physical harm or some other damage to yourself, whether emotional, professional, financial, etc. This informal idiom is usually meant as a warning against a certain action. Although the expression rarely used, … Read more