|1. Eat humble pie
|| (to apologize) Inspite of his constant bragging he lost the match and had to eat humble pie.
|2. Eat one’s words
|| (take a statement back) I warned my friend to be very careful in her speech otherwise she would have to eat her own words.
|3. End in smoke/fiasco
|| (come to nothing) He spoke a lot about his new film but it all ended in smoke and it flopped on box office.
|4. Egg on
|| (to urge somebody) The Captain egged the players on to continue to play foul till the end of the match.
|5. Eke out
|| (supplement income) To eke out his income he also works as a part time accountant in the evening.
|6. Every dog has his day
|| (good fortune comes sooner or later) Don’t be disappointed. It is truly said that every dog has his day.
|7. Ever and Anon
|| (now and then, sometimes) He visits his parents ever and anon.
|8. (An) eye wash
|| (a pretence) My friend’s promise to help me just proved an eye wash.