Household Name

Also: Household word Meaning of Idiom ‘Household Name’ A household name is a person, product, company, organization, etc. who is well known by everyone in the public; a very famous person, product, company, etc. 1Spears, Richard A. McGraw-Hill’s Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. McGraw-Hill, 2006. Want to see more videos from Idioms.Online? … Read more

Name is Mud, his, her

‘His or her name is mud’ is an expression dating from the 1820’s. Meaning When someone’s name is mud it means they have a very poor reputation, have been discredited or disgraced, and that they are generally detested. This idiom is especially used when one’s reputation in professional circles has been maligned. Examples Of Use “Candidate Johnson … Read more