For a Song

Meaning of Idiom ‘For a Song’ For a song means cheaply; for a very low price. Want to see more videos from Idioms.Online? Subscribe to our YouTube channel! Usage This idiom, referring to the price one pays to purchase something, sometimes, but not always has the connotation of something being sold for less than what … Read more

Play It By Ear

Also: Play Something By Ear Meaning of Idiom ‘Play it By Ear’ 1. To play it by ear means to deal with a situation as it unfolds without a definite plan; to make changes or decisions and proceed gradually as a situation demands, without planning out one’s responses in advance; to improvise.  Want to … Read more

Face the Music

Meaning of Idiom ‘Face the Music’ To face the music means to accept the consequences of one’s actions; to be ready to accept punishment or repercussions for one’s wrongdoings; to confront problems or unpleasantness. 1Spears, Richard A. McGraw-Hill’s American Idioms Dictionary. Boston: McGraw Hill, 2008.,2 Jarvie, Gordon. Bloomsbury Dictionary of Idioms. London: Bloomsbury, 2009.,3Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: … Read more