Here’s a list of common sayings and phrases starting with the letter A. Their meaning is included underneath. Click an expression to find further details on it.
‘A‘ – Phrases
A Chip On Your Shoulder
Being angry about something that happened in the past.
A Dime a Dozen
Something that’s abundant in quantity and/or cheap; something that’s easily acquired.
A Fool And His Money Are Soon Parted
It’s easy for someone acting foolish with their money to lose it.
A Friend In Need Is a Friend Indeed
A real friend will be there to help when you need it.
A Piece of Cake
An action or task that is simple to do.
Actions Speak Louder Than Words
A person’s actions have more of an impact than just their words alone.
All Bark And No Bite
Someone is who full of talk, but has no action behind their words.
All Greek To Me
Something that’s extremely difficult to understand due to how complex it is; unintelligible.
An Apple a Day Keeps The Doctor Away
Eating an apple (or fruits and vegetables) daily can help to keep the doctor away.
An Arm And a Leg
Something that is very pricey; expensive.
An Elephant Never Forgets
Someone with a good memory.
Apple Of My Eye
Cherishing someone or something; being fond of another.
As Busy As a Bee
Someone that has a lot of work to do; they are busy, like a bee.