Idiom – Paint the town red

  • Idiom – Paint the town red.
  • Meaning – To go out and celebrate. To visit bars and clubs and get drunk. To have a party. If you paint the town red you go wild or crazy and have a great time.
Usage:

When could you use this idiom?

  • Making plans for a party or night out.
  • Discussing a great or wild night out you’ve had.
Example:
  • “It’s Friday! Let’s get dressed up and go and paint the town red!
Discuss:
  • Is there an idiom like this in your country?
What is an idiom?

An idiom is a word or phrase that is not taken literally.  An idiom is an expression that cannot be understood from the meanings of its individual words, but has a separate meaning of its own.

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