On the Same Wavelength, to be

Meaning of Idiom ‘On the Same Wavelength’ To be on the same wavelength means to have the same ideas and opinions about something; to be in general agreement or accord; to have a rapport; to be thinking in the same ways. 1Chakrabroty, Tarun. Dynamic Memory Idioms & Phrases. Diamond Pocket Books, 2006.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary … Read more

At Length

Meaning of Idiom ‘At Length’ At length means in full detail, for a long time. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. 2Kirkpatrick, Elizabeth M. The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms. Ware: Wordsworth, 1995. Usage The idiom is used in regards to speaking or writing about a subject. Examples: “The CEO talked at length … Read more

At Arm’s Length

Also: Hold at arm’s length Keep within arm’s length Meaning of ‘At Arm’s Length’ To keep someone or something at arm’s length is to maintain an emotional distance as to avoid familiarity or intimacy; to dissociate yourself from someone or something and to avoid coming into close contact. A variant is to hold at arm’s length. … Read more