knuckle idioms list
Let’s look at some popular body idioms that contain the word ‘knuckle’. It’s time to knuckle down and learn some idioms.
- knuckle down
meaning – stop fooling around and start working hard
example – I’m going to knuckle down this year. I don’t want to fail again.
- knuckle sandwich
meaning – punch someone
example – I was in the club and a bloke came over and gave me a knuckle sandwich for no reason.
- rap someone’s knuckles
meaning – give someone a light punishment
example -The teacher rapped me on the knuckles for being late.
- white-knuckle ride
meaning – a scary experience/situation
example – I went on a white-knuckle speedboat ride; I was so scared.
knuckle idioms list with pictures
Here’s some real life picture examples.