leave a bad taste in the mouth

leave a bad taste in the mouth
leave a bad/nasty ˈtaste in the mouth idiom
(of events or experiences) to make you feel disgusted or ashamed afterwards
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  • leave a nasty taste in the mouth — leave a bad/nasty ˈtaste in the mouth idiom (of events or experiences) to make you feel disgusted or ashamed afterwards Main entry: ↑tasteidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • leave a bad taste in one's mouth — {v. phr.} To feel a bad impression; make you feel disgusted. * /Seeing a man beat his horse leaves a bad taste in your mouth./ * /His rudeness to the teacher left a bad taste in my mouth./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • leave a bad taste in one's mouth — {v. phr.} To feel a bad impression; make you feel disgusted. * /Seeing a man beat his horse leaves a bad taste in your mouth./ * /His rudeness to the teacher left a bad taste in my mouth./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • leave\ a\ bad\ taste\ in\ one's\ mouth — v. phr. To feel a bad impression; make you feel disgusted. Seeing a man beat his horse leaves a bad taste in your mouth. His rudeness to the teacher left a bad taste in my mouth …   Словарь американских идиом

  • leave a bad taste in one's mouth — leave a bad impression, make one feel disgusted The way that the company fired the workers left a bad taste in everyone s mouth …   Idioms and examples

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  • mouth — See: BORN WITH A SILVER SPOON IN ONE S MOUTH, BUTTER WOULDN T MELT IN ONE S MOUTH, BY WORD OF MOUTH, DOWN IN THE DUMPS or DOWN IN THE MOUTH, FOAM AT THE MOUTH, HEART IN ONE S MOUTH, KEEP ONE S MOUTH SHUT, LAUGH ON THE WRONG SIDE OF ONE S MOUTH,… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • mouth — See: BORN WITH A SILVER SPOON IN ONE S MOUTH, BUTTER WOULDN T MELT IN ONE S MOUTH, BY WORD OF MOUTH, DOWN IN THE DUMPS or DOWN IN THE MOUTH, FOAM AT THE MOUTH, HEART IN ONE S MOUTH, KEEP ONE S MOUTH SHUT, LAUGH ON THE WRONG SIDE OF ONE S MOUTH,… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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