phrase thesaurus

A list of phrases related to the word "lion"...


Click on a highlighted word to search for phrases about that word.

  • A cat may look at a king
  • A fine line
  • A leopard cannot change its spots ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A nod is as good as a wink to a blind bat ( A line from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • A tiger in your tank
  • A whole different animal ( Frontier Airlines advertising slogan )
  • All aboard the Skylark ( A line from Noah and Nelly )
  • All men are cremated equal ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Alley cat ( slang term for a prostitute )
  • Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life ( Monty Python's Flying Circus song )
  • And now for something completely different ( A catchphrase from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • Animal Crackers ( Marx Brothers movie )
  • Animal Farm ( George Orwell book )
  • Animal attraction
  • Animal instinct
  • Animal liberation
  • Animal magic
  • Animal magnetism
  • Animal rights
  • As brave as a lion
  • As nervous as a long tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs
  • Beard the lion in his den
  • Bell the cat ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Big Cat ( Nickname of American football player Leon Lett )
  • Big Cat ( Nickname of baseball player Andres Galarraga )
  • Big Cat ( Nickname of boxer Cleveland Williams )
  • Blessed are the cheese makers ( line from Monty Python's Life of Brian )
  • Born Free ( Virginia McKenna movie )
  • Brighton line ( Bingo call for number fifty nine )
  • Cake or death ( line from Eddie Izzard comedy )
  • Cat Balou ( Jane Fonda movie )
  • Cat On A Hot Tin Roof ( play by Tennesee Williams and Elizabeth Taylor movie )
  • Cat and mouse game
  • Cat call
  • Cat got your tongue? ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cat has nine lives
  • Cat in Hell's chance
  • Cat person
  • Cat scratch fever
  • Cat's Cradle ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Celebrate the Moments of Your Life ( General Foods International Coffee advertising slogan )
  • Champagne for my real friends, real pain for my sham friends! ( line from the movie 25th Hour )
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Circle Of Life ( Elton John song )
  • Come down to the line
  • Come into line
  • Concrete jungle
  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Cool cat
  • Cross the line
  • Curiosity killed the cat ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Dead cat bounce ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Do a line
  • Don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars ( line from the movie Now, Voyager )
  • Draw a line in the sand
  • Draw the line
  • Drop me a line
  • Easy tiger
  • Eight maids a-milking ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Eight out of ten cats prefer it ( Whiskas Cat Food advertising slogan )
  • Eleven pipers piping ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • End of the line
  • Enough to make a cat laugh
  • Every time a bell rings, an angel gets it's wings ( line from It's A Wonderful Life )
  • Eye of the Tiger ( Survivor song )
  • Fall into line
  • Fight like cat and dog
  • Five golden rings ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Four calling birds ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Fred Carno's circus
  • Front line
  • Get busy living, or get busy dying ( line from the movie The Shawshank Redemption )
  • Getting there is half the fun ( Cunard Line advertising slogan )
  • Go, and never darken my towels again ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Got a tiger by the tail
  • Hand a line
  • He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy ( line from the movie Life of Brian )
  • Hell cat
  • Hey diddle diddle, the cat and the fiddle ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Hold the line
  • Hook line and sinker
  • I Walk The Line ( Johnny Cash song )
  • I can see you standing over a hot stove, but I can't see the stove ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I tawt I taw a puddy cat ( A catchphrase from Sylvester the Cat )
  • I told you I was ill ( Spike Milligan line inscribed on his gravestone )
  • I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore! ( line from the movie Network )
  • If you can't ride two horses at once, you shouldn't be in the circus
  • If you change your mind, I'm the first in line ( ABBA lyric )
  • In like a lion out like a lamb
  • In line for
  • In the line of duty
  • In the line of fire
  • Infamy Infamy! They've all got it in for me! ( Kenneth Williams line in Carry On Cleo )
  • Into the lion's den
  • It's a jungle out there
  • Jump the line
  • Jungle Jim ( Nickname of Jim Loscutoff )
  • Jungle boogie
  • Jungle fever
  • Jungle juice
  • Keep in line
  • King of the jungle
  • Kruger National Park ( tourist attraction in South Africa )
  • Lay it on the line
  • Leave the gun, take the cannoli ( line from The Godfather )
  • Let the cat out of the bag
  • Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Like a cat on a hot coals
  • Like a cat on a hot tin roof
  • Like something the cat dragged in
  • Line abreast
  • Line astern
  • Line is full of misery and lonliness and it's over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Line of attack
  • Line of least resistance
  • Line of sight
  • Line of work
  • Line your pockets
  • Lion's share
  • Lions led by donkeys
  • Look what the cat dragged in
  • Mama always said that life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb
  • Media circus
  • Mendoza line ( A baseball expression denoting a line marking a very poor performance )
  • My one regret in life is that I am not someone else ( Woody Allen line )
  • Next in line to the throne
  • Nine ladies dancing ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • No one expects the Spanish Inquisition ( A catchphrase from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • No room to swing a cat
  • Nothing else is Arthur's good ( Arthur's Cat Food advertising slogan )
  • Nudge nudge, wink wink ( A line from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • Off line
  • On deck ( A baseball expression meaning next in line )
  • One toe over the line
  • Out of line
  • Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Paper tiger
  • Party animal
  • Party line
  • Picket line
  • Please hold the line
  • Political animal
  • Purr like a cat
  • Put a tiger in Your Tank ( Esso advertising slogan )
  • Put the cat amongst the pigeons
  • Put your head into the lion's mouth
  • Roar, Boys, Roar, It tastes like more, What a flavor, Zippity-zow - its grand - and HOW ( Grape-Nuts Flakes Cereal advertising slogan )
  • Robben Island - South Africa
  • Run Forrest, Run! ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Scaredy cat
  • See which way the cat jumps
  • Seven swans a-swimming ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Sign on the dotted line
  • Six geese a-laying ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Smiling like a Cheshire cat
  • Starting line up
  • Step out of line
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Table Mountain ( tourist attraction in South Africa )
  • Take a hard line
  • Tastes so good cats ask for it by name ( Meow Mix Cat food advertising slogan )
  • Ten lords a-leaping ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • That cat won't jump
  • The Adventure of the Lion's Mane ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Animal ( Nickname of Edmundo )
  • The Big Cat ( Nickname of Jamaal Magloire )
  • The Cat ( Nickname of Cuttino Mobley )
  • The Celtic Tiger
  • The Greatest Show on Earth ( Barnum & Bailey Circus advertising slogan )
  • The Jungle Book ( Disney cartoon movie )
  • The Kruger National Park ( tourist attraction in South Africa )
  • The Lion In Winter ( Peter O'Toole / Katharine Hepburn movie )
  • The Lion King ( Disney cartoon movie )
  • The Lion of Judah ( Nickname of Haile Selassie )
  • The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe
  • The animal kingdom
  • The blackboard jungle
  • The bottom line
  • The bottom line is the bottom line is the bottom line
  • The cat sat on the mat
  • The cat that swallowed the canary
  • The cat who doesn't act finicky soon loses control of his owner ( 9 Lives Cat Food advertising slogan )
  • The cat who got the cream
  • The cat's meow
  • The cat's pyjamas
  • The cat's whiskers
  • The finishing line
  • The law of the jungle
  • The lion leaps from strength to strength ( Peugeot advertising slogan )
  • The lion may lie down with the lamb, but the lamb won't get much sleep ( Woody Allen line )
  • The roar of the greasepaint, the smell of the crowd
  • The thin red line
  • The valley of the shadow of death ( line from the Lord's Prayer )
  • There are more ways of killing a cat than choking it with cream
  • There's a tiger in my tank
  • There's more than one way to skin a cat
  • These go to eleven ( line from the movie This Is Spinal Tap )
  • This line of business
  • This line of country
  • Three French hens ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Three line whip
  • Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana ( Groucho Marx line )
  • To call you stupid would be an insult to stupid people! ( line from the movie A Fish Called Wanda )
  • To infinty and beyond ( line from the movie Toy Story )
  • Toe the line
  • Treading a fine line
  • Twelve drummers drumming ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Two turtle doves ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Up and down like the Ottoman Empire ( line from Monty Python's Life Of Brian )
  • Wait in line
  • Was there a lion on your egg this morning? ( British Egg Marketing Board advertising slogan )
  • We Are the World ( USA for Africa song )
  • We are going to need considerably bigger buns ( line from Calendar Girls )
  • Welcome to the Jungle ( Guns n Roses song )
  • Well, nobody's perfect ( line from the movie Some Like It Hot )
  • What we have here is a failure to communicate ( line from Cool Hand Luke )
  • When the cat's away the mice will play
  • Who's she, the cat's mother?
  • You can leave in a huff. If that's too soon, you can leave in a minute and a huff ( Groucho Marx line )
  • You can rely on the lion ( British Egg Marketing Board advertising slogan )
  • You say you want a revolution ( Line from Beatles song )
  • You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off! ( line from the Michael Caine movie The Italian Job )

We are also on Facebook