Idioms and Phrases starting with Alphabet- M

Important Idioms and Phrases starting with Alphabet- M

S.No. Idioms/Phrases Meaning
1. Mad as a march hare Crazy and insane
2. Make a clean breast To confess especially something bad or illegal
3. Maiden name A women’s surname before marriage
4. Maiden speech First speech
5. Make a hash To mess up
6. Make a mountain out of a mole hill To exaggerate a minor difficulty
7. Make both ends meet To live within one’s means
8. Make hay while the sun shines To take the benefit of an opportunity
9. Make or mar To make or destroy
10. Make the best of Getting benefited from both the both the worlds sides
11. Make up one’s mind To decide
12. Man of means A wealthy man
13. Man of iron Man with strong will-power
14. Man of letter Learned person
15. Man of parts A man of qualities
16. Man of spirit A man full of enthusiasm
17. Man of straw A weak person
18. Man of the world An experienced person
19. Man of word True to one’s word
20. Mare’s nest A false invention
21. Midas touch A man with extraordinary power or capacity to make any venture profitable
22. Mince matters To moderate or restrain one’s language
23. To Mind one’s P’s and Q’s properly Taking care of behaviour properly
24. Miss the boat To lose an opportunity
25. Mother wit Common sense
26. Move heaven and earth To try one’s best
27. Much cry and little wool/ Much ado about nothing Lot of fanfare for something which has very little importance.

 

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