10 terms

7IL DOLP 9-12 Idioms K & L

Keep the wolf from the door
to keep from suffering poverty or starvation
Kick up your heels
To celebrate and have a wonderful time
Kill two birds with one stone
To do two things with one action
Keep up with the Joneses
To work to have things as good as your neighbors
Kill the goose that lays the golden egg
To destroy something good out of greed or stupidity
Lock, stock, and barrell
The whole of something; everything
Like two peas in a pod
Identical; alike in looks and behavior
Let the cat out of the bag
To give away a secret
Let sleeping dogs lie
To not make trouble if you don't have to
Lead you by the nose
To dominate or control someone