Idioms and Phrases

These idioms are compiled from the Cambridge International Dictionary.The Cambridge International Dictionary explains over 7,000 idioms current in British, American and other English speaking countries, helping learners to understand them and use them with confidence.

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X factor: The dangers for people in the military that civilians do not face, for which they receive payment, are known as the X factor.

X marks the spot: This is used to say where something is located or hidden.

X-rated: If something is x-rated, it is not suitable for children.

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