June 24, 2010

Idiom: pay the piper

"pay the piper"

Meaning: face the consequences for something you've done

Example: I didn't go home on time last night. Today, I'll have to pay the piper.

Last week's idioms:
had('d) better
if I had my druthers
jump all over (someone)
keep an eye on
lend (someone) a hand