Is the rain getting you down? Have a cookie and cheer up
get sb down
Learn some “cookie” idioms while you’re at it:
🍪 a/one smart cookie 一個聰明、機靈的人
•used to describe a person that is clever and has a lot of good ideas.
🍪 be caught with one’s hand in the cookie jar 在做不該做的事的時候被人當場抓到
•to be caught in the act of some wrongdoing
🍪 That’s the way the cookie crumbles. 生米已成熟飯；事已定局，無可變更
•that’s the way the situation is, and it must be accepted, however undesirable
🍪 a/one tough cookie 一個堅強，有主意，不易受別人影響的人; 很難相處的人
•a determined person who is not easily discouraged or intimidated; also used to refer to someone who is hard to work with
🍪 cookie-cutter (adj.) （尤指缺乏想像力）千篇一律的，俗套的
•used to describe something that is identical to others around it
🍪 a sharp cookie 一個聰明、心思敏捷的人
• a smart, intelligent, clever person.
🍪 What do you want, a cookie? (諷刺的) 你在等一個餅乾(獎賞)嗎?
•a sarcastic response to someone who is looking for praise for some minor or insignificant accomplishment
🍪 a cookie pusher 拍馬屁的人；遊手好閒的懶人
•a flatter or lazy person