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List of idioms start with I


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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z I had my druthers
Meaning : If i could do what i wanted

I wash my hands of
Meaning : i.e. I refuse to have anything more to do with it

Icing On The Cake


Meaning : When you already have it good and get something on top of what you already have
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Idle Hands Are The Devil's Tools


Meaning : You are more likely to get in trouble if you have nothing to do

Idle talk
Meaning : Gossip

If It's Not One Thing, It's Another


Meaning : When one thing goes wrong, then another, and another...

If the cap fits, wear it!


Meaning : You say "if the cap fits wear it" to let someone know that the critical remark they have just heard applies to them.

Ill at ease
Meaning : Restless

In dribs and drabs


Meaning : If something comes in dribs and drabs, it arrives little by little, in small amounts or numbers.

In a bind
Meaning : To be in a difficult situation

In a fix
Meaning : With problem

In a jiffy
Meaning : At once, soon

In a nut shell
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Meaning : In short

In a state of nature
Meaning : Naked

In and out
Meaning : Coming and going continually

In bad odor
Meaning : Out of favour, in bad repute

In black and white


Meaning : In written

In charge
Meaning : In the position of responsibility of leading or overseeing

In charge of
Meaning : In control of, responsible for

In cold blood
Meaning : Deliberately, Unprovoked

In full swing
Meaning : At fast pace

In good faith
Meaning : Beleiving somebody

In good part
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Meaning : Without offence

In hand
Meaning : Under discussion or consideration

In high Spirit
Meaning : Full of confidence

In high spirits
Meaning : Cheerful, joyful

In hot water
Meaning : In problem

In keeping with
Meaning : Comparitive

In lieu of
Meaning : In return

In no time
Meaning : Fastly

In one ear and out the other


Meaning : To say that information goes in one ear and out the other means that it is immediately forgotten or ignored.

In one's color
Meaning : In real condition

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In one's element
Meaning : When you are in your element, you are doing something that you do well and you are enjoying yourself.

In one's elements
Meaning : At his best

In one's heart of hearts


Meaning : Within one's heart

In one's teens
Meaning : Age between thirteen to eighteen

In over one's head


Meaning : In a situation that is too much for one to manage

In rags
Meaning : In torn clothes

In season and out of season


Meaning : Every now and then

In spite of
Meaning : Besides

In stock
Meaning : In supply and available to buy

In store for
Meaning : In ones destiny
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In the air
Meaning : famous

In the back of beyond


Meaning : This expression is used to describe an isolated place located far from any town.

In the bad books


Meaning : Out of favour with

In the bag
Meaning : If you think something is in the bag, you are almost certain it will be achieved.

In the balance
Meaning : If something is in the balance, it means the situation is uncertain and it is not clear what is going to happen.

In the black
Meaning : Successful or profitable

In the course of
Meaning : During that

In the dark
Meaning : In ignorance

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