Stinks To High Heaven

This is one of a number of exaggerated idioms which take mundane situations and describe them in quite implausible ways. Also: Smells to high heaven. Meaning To stink to high heaven means to have a very bad or unpleasant odor. Alternatively, it can sometimes mean to be highly corrupt, dishonest, unpleasant, or simply bad. Usage The … Read more

Seventh Heaven, in

Meaning of Idiom ‘In Seventh Heaven’ To be in seventh heaven means to be extremely happy, blissful, or in a state of ecstasy; to be completely satisfied. 1Jarvie, Gordon. Bloomsbury Dictionary of Idioms. London: Bloomsbury, 2009.,2Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: Oxford U, 2010.,3Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. English Idioms About … Read more