You all know what a cow is right? If not, I’ll tell you…

A cow is a domesticated female bovine animal. They are kept for milk and meat. Many cows are referred to as a herd (collective noun). The word ‘cow’ can also be used as a slang term for a nasty/horrible person (it’s moderately offensive).​

e.g. Marie threw paint all over my new trousers, she’s such a cow.

idioms and expressions about cows

Click on the pictures below to learn some common idioms and expressions with cows. Each idiom includes the meaning and an illustrated real-life example.​​​

cow idioms and sayings
cow idioms and sayings - cash cow
cow idioms and sayings - have a cow
cow idioms and sayings - till the cows come home