You all know what a donkey is right? If not, I’ll tell you…
A donkey is a domesticated mammal with hooves and is a member of the horse family. A donkey is smaller than a horse and has longer ears. They are used to help carry loads.
The word ‘donkey’ can be used as a mild insult for a stupid person.
e.g. The new apprentice is such a donkey, who employed him again?
idioms and expressions about donkeys
Click on the pictures below to learn some common idioms and expressions with donkeys.
Each idiom includes the meaning and a real-life picture example.