More than 120 Marathi Idioms and equivalent English Idioms – 120 पेक्षा अधिक मराठी आणि इंग्रजी मुहावरे

अक्काबाईचा फेराVisitation of poverty. Misfortune.
अक्कल हुशारीनेंWith all one’s eyes about one.
अकलेचा खंदकA wiseacre. A pretender of wisdom.
अंग टाकणेंTo grow thin. To be emaciated.
अंग धरणेंTo experience the painful stiffness of cold.
अंग मोडून येणेंTo have the shivering preliminary to fever.
अंगाची लाही होणेंTo be furious with rage.
अंगाचे चकदे काढणेंTo lascerate the skin off. (Metaphorically), to revile, to abuse.
अंगाचा तिळपापड होणेंTo boil with anger.
१०अंगाचें पाणी करणेंTo exert one’s self to the utmost.
११अंगावर शेकणेंTo cause the ruin of. To result into loss.
१२अंगीं मिरच्या लागणेंTo be irritated.
१३तळपायाची आग मस्तकास जाणें.To be excited by violent anger.
१४अंगवळणी पडणेंTo become habitual.
१५अठरा विश्वे दारिद्र्यExtreme poverty
१६अठरा धान्यांचें कोडबोळेंA mixture of various things.
१७अडणीवरचा शंखA fool who has been raised, (or who has risen), to a high place by the influence of a great or rich man.
१८अडकित्यांत सांपडणेंTo fall into a dilemma. To be caught in a trap.
१९एकाद्याचीं अंडींपिलीं ठाऊक असणेंTo know a man’s ins and outs.
२०आढ्याला पाय लावून निजणेंTo lie at ease with a feeling of security.
२१अंत पहाणेंTo put to a severe test. To try or test to the utmost.
२२अंतर्यामीचें दुःख अंतर्यामास ठाऊकThe heart best knows its own bitterness.
२३अति तेथें मातीExtremes are ever bad.
२४अंधळ्यापुढें नाच बहिऱ्यापुढें गायनCasting pearls before swine.
२५अंधळ्याबहिऱ्यांची गांठPlaying at cross purposes.
२६अन्नसत्रीं जेवणें आणि मिरपूड मागणेTo dine upon charity and call out for sauce.
२७एखाद्याच्या अन्नांत माती कालविणेंTo take away the means of livelihood of.
२८अन्नास मोतादExtremely indigent. Wanting the bare necessaries of life
२९अन्नास लावणेंTo supply the means of livelihood to.
३०उलट्या अंबारींत बसणेंTo go begging.
३१दोन बोटें स्वर्ग उरणेTo be elated with foolish pride.
३२अल्लाची गायAn extremely inoffensive man.
३३अळवावरचें पाणीAny thing transient.
३४आकाशाची कुऱ्हाडA visitation of God’s anger.
३५आकाशपाताळाचा भेदA difference as great as that between the poles.
३६आगीत उडी टाकणेंTo rush recklessly into a peril.
३७आगींत तेल ओतणेंTo add fuel to the fire
३८आनंद ब्रह्मांडांत न मावणेंTo be transported with joy.
३९इमानास जागणेंTo remain true and hones. To prove true to the salt.
४०इन मीन सव्वातीनVery few.
४१उखळ पांढरें होणेंTo become affluent.
४२उखाणा घालणेंTo propose a riddle.
४३उडत बातमीA flying report.
४४उदक सोडणें.To relinquish.
४५उपट सूळ घे खांद्यावरTo thrust oneself unnecessarily and foolishly into danger. To put oneself knowingly into a difficult and awkward position.
४६उपड्या घड्यावर पाणीA fruitless endeavour.
४७उपराठ्या काळजाचाA madcap.
४८उंबराचें फूलA person rarely seen.
४९उंबरें फोडून केंबरें काढणेंMuch ado about nothing.
५०उंबऱ्याची साल काढणेंTo visit a man frequently, to tease a man by frequent visits.
५१उभा जाळणेंTo persecute.
५२उंटावरून शेळ्या हाकणें, किं० वळणेंTo be careless and sluggish in doing any work, not to devote oneself heart and soul to one’s work.
५३ऊर दडपणेंTo be astounded.
५४ऊर फाटणेंTo be amazed.
५५उरीं फुटणेंTo be knocked up.
५६एक ना धड, भाराभर चिंध्याJack of all trades but master of none.
५७एका माळेचे मणीBirds of the same feather.
५८एरंडाचें गुऱ्हाळUseless, meaningless, tiresome account or description.
५९कच्छपीं लागणेंTo follow obsequiously.
६०कण्या खाऊन मिशांस तूप लावणेंTo pinch the belly to reach the height of fashion.
६१भ्रमाचा भोपळा फुटणेंTo be undeceived.
६२बारा पिंपळावरचा मुंजाA vagrant
६३नवकोट नारायणA multimillionaire.
६४निर्वाणीचा बाणThe last resources
६५पंत्तिप्रपंचPartiality.
६६द्राविडी प्राणायामA roundabout or circuitous procedure.
६७ताटाखालचें मांजरA tool, or a creature.
६८तिसरा पायUnbecoming or ridiculous eagerness.
६९कर्मधर्मसंयोगAn accidental or fortuitous coincidence.
७०कळसूत्री बाहुलेंA puppet.
७१शरपंजरीं पडणेंTo die by inches.
७२पांचावर धारण बसणेंTo be nonplussed through terror. To sink through utter despondency.
७३चुलींतून बैलांतFrom the frying pan into the fire.
७४चवाट्यावर आणणेंTo give improper publicity to.
७५चक्री गुंग होणेंTo be nonplussed.
७६एकाद्याच्या घोड्यापुढें धावणेंTo be obsequious.
७७एकाद्याची घटका घातलेली असणेंTo be on the point of death.
७८एकाद्याला गणेश टोपी घालणेंTo deceive and defraud a man.
७९जिवाला लावून घेणेंTo lay to heart.
८०खाऊन पिऊन सुखीWell-off. Well-to-do.
८१शिवराळFoul-inouthed. Foul-spoken.
८२एकाद्याच्या नाकांत काड्या सारणेंTo irritate him. To vex him.
८३त्याच्या पायावर भोंवरा आहेHe is a vagrant.
८४पोटांत पाय शिरणेंTo be dejected.
८५बोटावर नाचविणेंTo have under the thumb.
८६एकाद्याची मूठ दाबणेंTo bribe a man.
८७दोन हाताचे चार हात होणेंTo be married.
८८एकाद्यास अंतर देणेंTo forsake a man.
८९इरेस चढणेंTo be roused or stimulated to do one’s best.
९०उच्छाद देणेंTo tease or harass.
९१ओम फस होणेंTo end in smoke.
९२खडा टाकून पहाणेंTo sound a man.
९३एकाद्याच्या नांवानें खडे फोडणेंTo vituperate or to revile him.
९४पदरास खार लागणेंTo incur a loss.
९५एखाद्याला गंडा घालणेंTo deceive.
९६गुलदस्तांत ठेवणेंTo keep concealed.
९७एकाद्याची घटका भरणेंTo be at death’s door.
९८एखाद्याचें स्तोम माजविणेंTo exalt a man to the seventh Heaven.
९९डोळ्यावर कातडें ओढणेंTo connive at a thing.
१००बारा वाजविणेंTo make short work of.
१०१पदरांत घालणेंTo hand over to. To consign to.
१०२पिकलें पानA done-up man.
१०३पोबारा किं० पोवबारा करणेंTo run away. To abscond.
१०४फळास येणेंTo be fruitful.
१०५वाटाण्याच्या अक्षता लावणेंNot to comply with a man’s request.
१०६अंगावरून वारें जाणेंTo be palsied.
१०७समुद्रांत सुई शोधणेंTo look for a needle in a bundle of hay.
१०८पैशा पासरीDogcheap.
१०९पुढच्यास ठेच मागचा शहाणाBy other men’s faults wise men correct their own.
११०फाटक्या अंगाचाA bag of bones.
१११बारा बंदरचें पाणी प्यालेलाA knave.
११२बोके संन्यासीA wolf in a sheep’s clothing.
११३भुकेलें गुरूं वळचण ओढतेंHunger needs no law.
११४मस्करीची कुसकरी होतेWhat begins in play may end in a fray.
११५मेटाकुटीस येणेंTo be quite exhausted through overwork.
११६लष्करच्या भाकरी भाजणेंTo do a toilsome work which is destined to get no reward.
११७वड्याचें तेल वांग्यावरPunishing one man for the fault of another. Visiting anger against one upon another.
११८वाघाची खोड काढूं नयेRouse not the sleeping lion.
११९सहा महिन्यांची जांभईA suit in chancery.
१२०उजवा हातRight-hand man.
१२१बाळूची भिंतA rope of sand.
१२२आंवळ्याएवढें पूज्यA round O. Nothing
१२३मनांत मांडे खाणेंTo build castles in the air.
१२४मनगटावर तेल घालणेंTo scold for idleness.

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