Stick to Your Ribs

Also: Stick to the ribs Meaning of Idiom ‘Stick to Your Ribs’ To stick to your ribs, referring to food, means to be filling or substantial or to food that keeps you from being hungry again quickly; to be sustaining. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,2Pare, May. Body Idioms and More: For Learners of … Read more

Stick In Your (or one’s) Throat

Also: Stick in your craw. stick in your gizzard. Stick in your gullet. Meaning Stick in your throat: Refers to something that is impossible to accept or that continues to annoy you; to be unable to say something or to have great difficulty saying it. All the variations are interchangeable but the more colorful variants … Read more