Nothing If Not

Meaning of Idiom ‘Nothing if Not’ Nothing if not, followed by an adjective, means very, certainly; most of all. 1Kirkpatrick, Elizabeth M. The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms. Ware: Wordsworth, 1995. ,2Jarvie, Gordon. Bloomsbury Dictionary of Idioms. London: Bloomsbury, 2009.,3Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. Examples of Use “Jane is nothing if … Read more

Skin and Bones (nothing but)

Also: Just skin and bones Meaning of Idiom ‘Nothing but Skin and Bones’ To be nothing but skin and bones means to be extremely thin and emaciated.  1Pare, May. Body Idioms and More: For Learners of English. United States?: Mayuree Pare, 2005., 2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. Usage This idiom can be used to … Read more

Nothing To Write Home About

Meaning of Idiom ‘Nothing to Write Home About’ When something is nothing to write home about it is unremarkable, ordinary, and not very exciting.  Want to see more videos from Idioms.Online? Subscribe to our YouTube channel! Examples of Use “I heard you got a promotion,” said Jamie. “It’s more of a lateral move,” said Thomas. “Nothing … Read more

Much Ado About Nothing

Meaning of Idiom ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ Much ado about nothing refers to excessive excitement or fuss something that is of little importance. 1Bengelsdorf, Peter. Idioms in the News – 1,000 Phrases, Real Examples. N.p.: Amz Digital Services, 2012.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. Examples Of Use “News of the president’s injury … Read more