Idiom of the day : (28 sep 2017)


✔️ A Snecessary evil

 

 ■  Meaning: If you say something is a necessary evil, you don’t like it but you understand that it has to be accepted sometimes or it has to exist.

 ■  For example:

  • Sandra says money’s a necessary evil. She thinks it causes many problems, but she can’t imagine how the world could work without it.
  • My brother regards exercise as a necessary evil. He hates doing it, but he knows he has to do it if he wants to stay healthy.