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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


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What does sell ice to Eskimos mean?


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sell ice to Eskimos

To persuade people to go against their best interests or to accept something unnecessary or preposterous.

Example(s):

He's such a smooth talker, he could sell ice to Eskimos.

This idiom is in the nature category


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