Offers entries for over six thousand idioms, including seven hundred new to this edition, and provides background information, additional cross-references, and national variants.North American informal 1998 Spectator Happy as I always am to help the Bank of England, I have . . . supplied the script for its euro dog and pony show. dog eat dog a situation of fierce competition in which people are willing to harm eachanbsp;...
|Title||:||Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2010-07-08|