beat around the bush

What does beat around the bush mean?   Idiom Meaning: delay or avoid talking about something   Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:   Fear (1996) Time of Scene: n/a Steve Walker: David, I don’t want to beat around the bush. I came to tell you that you’re gonna stop seeing Nicole. Now, […]

 

 

until hell freezes over

What does until hell freezes over mean?   Idiom Meaning: forever or for a very long time   Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:   Peaky Blinders “Heathens” (2017) Time of Scene: N/A Aunt Polly: I never thought my high fucking heels from Paris would be stepping through the whole shit of […]

 

 

quality time

What does quality time mean?   Idiom Meaning: time spent with friends, family, or loved ones   Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:   Nice Guy Johnny (2010) Time of Scene: ~00:07:50 Johnny Rizzo: I know what you’re trying to do, Uncle Terry, and I’m not interested. Okay? Uncle Terry: Wait, you’re not interested in […]

 

 

question of time

What does question of time mean?   Idiom Meaning: an inevitability   Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:   Life During Wartime (2010) Time of Scene: ~01:02:50 Trish: Are you seeing anyone? Mark Wiener: No, I’m more focused on China. Everything else is history. It’s just a question of time.   The Killer Elite […]

 

 

many moons

What does many moons mean?   Idiom Meaning: a long time   Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:   Chastity Bites (2013) Time of Scene: ~01:21:10 Leah: Not so fast, you eurotrash hell whore. Katharine: Leah! Liz Batho: Leah. You little brat. I knew you’d make an appearance here tonight, just as your ancestor […]