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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


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What does draw the shortest straw mean?


Meaning of idioms with examples...

draw the shortest straw

To be selected to do an undesirable task (by drawing the shortest straw or otherwise).

Example(s):

I drew the short straw and got stuck doing the whole project alone.

This idiom is in the nature category


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