Longman Idioms Dictionary
The Longman Idioms Dictionary, a brand new, up-to-the-minute dictionary includes more than 6000 idioms from spoken and written English and the unique Idiom Activator to help you choose the right idiom.
Tearing your hair out over idioms? Feel like you're always in the dark? Don't worry - you can't go wrong with the Longman Idioms Dictionary, a brand new, up-to-the-minute dictionary that will help you stay ahead of the game.
more than 6000 idioms from spoken and written English, like go postal, it's all gone pear-shaped, and be on the same page.
wide coverage of both American and British English,
clear, accurate definitions, written using the Longman 2000-word Defining Vocabulary.
the unique Idiom Activator® helps you choose the right idiom.
fun facts' about the origin of idioms and how and when to use them.
thousands of examples from the Longman Corpus Network and the Internet.