Идиомы на букву C
catch a cold
простудитьсяThe child had a fever; evidently he had caught a cold.
catch one's death of cold
очень сильно простудитьсяI told my daughter it was necessary for her to wear a warm coat if she didn't want to catch her death of cold.
слабое утешениеThe authorities offered money to the victims of the explosion, but it was cold comfort to those who had lost their homes.
бесчувственный человек "холодный как рыба"Jack Brown turned out to be a cold fish; he didn't care much about his parents.
cold hard cash
наличные (монеты, банкноты)Mr. Ackroyd bought a new car and paid cold hard cash for it.
резкое прекращение употребления наркотиковCollin must have stopped using drugs cold turkey because he looks very sick.