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English Idioms Sour Grapes
English Idioms S
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Sour Grapes - saying something negative about something you can not have
- Ellen is upset because she can not afford the car. She is just sour grapes.
- You sound like sour grapes. I know you are upset because you did not get the job.
- When my daughter is upset she sounds like sour grapes.
- The girls were angry, because they did not win the game. They are just sour grapes.
- Do not be sour grapes over the divorce.
- My boss is upset, because he did not get a promotion. He is just sour grapes.