This idiom is used to say that someone missed his or her chance. To lose an opportunity that could lead to success.
To avoid making a decision or choice. Not to take sides in a dispute; not to make a clear choice between two possibilities.
A good invention or innovation. A good idea or plan. Used to emphasize one’s enthusiasm about a new idea, person, or thing.
This idiom means ‘to hear rumors’ about something or someone. To hear news from someone who heard the news from someone else.