Cut the tension with a knife
Posted by ESC on March 22, 2005
In Reply to: Cut the tension with a knife posted by thank you on March 22, 2005
: I really need soemone to help me with "to cut the tension with a knife." Thanks.
The tension in the room was so thick one could almost cut it with a knife. Meaning the people in the room were so tense that the emotion almost had a physical presence.