Word:

Carry coals to Newcastle

to do something utterly superfluous; to do something useless or wasteful; - from the nearness of Newcastle to the coal-mining district.

See also: Newcastle

Translate Carry coals to Newcastle to German
Browse
Carronade
Carrot
carrot family
carrot fly
carrot juice
carrot pudding
carrot stick
carrottop
Carroty
carrousel
Carrow
Carry
Carry Amelia Moore Nation
Carry arms
carry away
carry back
-- Carry coals to Newcastle --
carry forward
Carry Nation
carry off
carry on
carry out
carry over
carry through
carry to term
carry weight
carry-forward
carry-over
carry-the can
Carryall
carrycot
Carrying
Carrying away
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home