List of animal idioms beginning with E and meanings
How does the list works?
There are 3 parts to each idioms the first part is what the idiom is, then an explanation of what it means and the last part is an example of how to use it in a sentence.
How do I use the list of animal idioms A to Z?
To use the list of idioms click on each letter of the alphabet to get the list of the animal idioms for that letter.
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Animal idioms beginning with E
- a person who is always eager to work or do something extra
The woman is an eager beaver and will do very well in this company.
eat high on/off the hog
- to eat good or expensive food
We were eating high off the hog during our ocean cruise.
eat like a horse
- to eat a lot
My brother eats like a horse.
every dog has his day
- everyone will have his chance or turn, everyone will get what he deserves
"Don't worry about him. Every dog has his day and he will eventually suffer for all the bad things that he is doing."
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