Search results for hear the grass grow

We've found 89 phrases for hear the grass grow:Sort:PopularA - Z


hear the grass growTo be very aware or discerning; to pay attention to every small detail.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear the grass growTo have an extremely sensitive sense of hearing.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear the grass growTo hear very well due to being in an exceptionally quiet environment.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear, hearLet us hear and applaud the previous speaker; I endorse the previous statement; Expression of support, agreement, or enthusiasm for what has just been said.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Franklin prend son thé chaudPhrase utilisée par les élèves francophones qui étudient le néerlandais pour se souvenir que les participes passés réguliers en néerlandais se terminent toujours par un d sauf quand le radical du verbe se termine par f, k, p, s, t ou ch.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
let the grass grow under one's feetTo be idle; to fail to make progress.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
to not let any grass grow under one's feetto be always active and never delay in taking an actionRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear outTo listen to someone until that person has finished.Rate it:

(3.00 / 1 vote)
hear through the grapevineTo hear rumors; to learn through friends of friends.Rate it:

(1.00 / 1 vote)
Appendix:Snowclones/I am X, hear me YUsed to draw attention to what one has to say. X can be anything; Y is usually "roar", but can be some other noise that X habitually makes.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Appendix:Snowclones/in X, no one can hear you YIndicates a threat of imminent danger. X is often limited to words having something to do with space. Y is a sound made by humans, especially 'scream'.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear ofTo become aware of through second-hand knowledge, or not through personal experience.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear ofTo permit or tolerate.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear on the grapevineTo hear rumors; to learn through friends of friends.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear the end of itTo cease to be told about, or nagged because of, something.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
hear thingsTo have auditory hallucinations.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
I can't hear you over the sound ofSaid to dismiss what the interlocutor is saying.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
long time no hearI haven't heard from you for a long time.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
now hear thisAn instruction to cease activity and listen to the announcement that will follow.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
so quiet one can hear a pin dropSaid during a lull in a normally bustling place or scene, or as the result of a sudden dramatic or tense moment.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
so quiet one could hear a pin dropSaid during a lull in a normally bustling place or scene, or as the result of a sudden dramatic or tense moment.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
three wise monkeys, see no evil, hear no evil and speak no evil.avoid all evil in every formRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
absence makes the heart grow fonderWhen someone or something is faraway, you realise how much you love (or miss) them or it.Rate it:

(5.00 / 1 vote)
mighty oaks from little acorns growSomething great can come from a modest beginning.Don't give up on the project - mighty oaks from little acorns grow!Rate it:

(5.00 / 1 vote)
grow onTo become more likeable to someone.Rate it:

(4.00 / 2 votes)
grow out ofTo become too physically large for something, especially clothes.Rate it:

(4.00 / 3 votes)
grow upTo mature and become an adult.Rate it:

(4.00 / 3 votes)
grow upTo flourish.Rate it:

(3.00 / 1 vote)
grow a pairTo be brave; to show some courage, especially in a situation in which one has so far failed to do so.Rate it:

(1.00 / 1 vote)
conch don't grow on treesmeat that comes out of sea shellsRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
great oaks from little acorns growAlternative form of mighty oaks from little acorns grow.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grow a setSynonym of grow a pairRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grow apartTo gradually become estranged.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grow coldTo wane; to lose interest or enthusiasm for something or someone; to become disenchanted or to fall out of love with someone.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grow intoTo grow in size, so as to be able to fit something.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grow intoTo become accustomed to something by maturing.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grow outTo allow to grow unimpeded.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grow out ofTo become too mature for something.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
money doesn't grow on treesYou must work in order to have money.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass onTo betray by informing on.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass rootsPeople and society at the local level rather than at the national centre of political activity.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass rootsThe essential foundation or source of something.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass skirtpolynesian garmentRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass snakereptileRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass tops(idiomatic) Of, related to, or involving local influential figures.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass topsplural form of grass topRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass topsPeople in a position of power or influence at a local level.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass upTo betray by informing on.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass widowA divorcée..Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
grass widowA married woman whose husband is away.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!