Idiom of the day : (30 oct 2017)


✔ Yellow-bellied

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■ Meaning:

If someone is yellow-bellied, they are not brave, or they are cowardly.

■ For example:

  • Tony’s father called him yellow-bellied when he was a five-year-old boy because he didn’t want to ride a horse. Tony has never forgotten it.
  • The whole country behaved like yellow-bellied cowards when they let a small group of cheats steal the national election.