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PAX, LUX ET VERITAS SINCE 1965
Pike-WAIS Dictionary of Idioms (Pweedy)

Below you'll find a list of idioms/expressions in multiple languages along with synonyms, antonyms, anecdotes, etc. You can search, select by category or sort by any column.

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Idiom Language Category
Dar el susto de su vida Spanish Intimidation
Dar gato por liebre Spanish Deception
Dar tratos a imaginação Portuguese Bewilderment
Dar um belo susto em alguém Portuguese Intimidation
Dar uma cantada em uma menina Portuguese Flattery
Dar uma facada nas costas de alguém Portuguese Betrayal
Dar una pugnalata alla schiena Italian Betrayal
Dare un sforzarsi di fare Italian Effort
Darlo en bandeja (de plata) a uno Spanish Encouragement
Darse el bote Spanish Fear
Darse pisto o tirarse el pisto Spanish Deception
Darse por aludido Spanish Guilt
Dársela con queso Spanish Deception
Darsela con queso a uno Spanish Deception
Darsi a la fuga Italian Fear
Das geht mir nicht in den Kopf German Bewilderment
Das geht über meinen Horizont German Bewilderment
Das geht zu weit German Indignation
Das Gesicht leichenbloss, kreideweiss, weiss wie die Wand werden German Fear
Das ist eine Schinderei German Fatigue
Das ist ekelhaft German Disgust
Das ist nur ein Dropfen auf den Heissenstein German Contempt
Das kratzt mich nicht! German Indifference
Das sind Potemkinsche Dörfer German Deception
Das wird dich aufmuntern! German Encouragement