Toe the Line

Also: Toe the mark (rare) Meaning of Idiom ‘Toe the Line’ To toe the line means to do what you are expected to do or ordered to do; to obey the rules; to stop disobeying the rules; to meet standards. 1Heacock, Paul. Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2010.,2Brenner, Gail Abel. Webster’s New World American Idioms Handbook. Wiley, 2003.,3Ammer, Christine. American Heritage … Read more