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Animal Idioms

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Easy online crossword puzzles don't get much better than this! Folks of all ages CAN solve this puzzler that features animal idioms.

So don’t be a scaredy cat! Dive right in and see how much fun you’ll have solving. Simply supply the word that’s missing from each a clue in the puzzle. Your answer will be the name of an animal. 

Animal Idioms

If you work hard as a horse, you’re sure to finish this easy crossword puzzle long before the cows come home!

Printable Crossword and Answers

Animal Idioms - Easy online crossword puzzle



2.     Would you please stop the ___ business and just do your job?

4.     Don't be like the boy who cried ___.

6.     She will never change her mind because she is as stubborn as a ___.

7.     He looked like a ___ caught in the headlights when dropped the valuable vase.

8.     The furniture mover was as strong as an ___.

9.     Don't change ____ midstream just because something doesn't go your way. (plural)

11.   When Big Joe visits, he is like a ___ in a china shop.

13.   Since you're so quiet, does the ___ have your tongue?

15.   After being in the ___ race all way, it's nice to slow down on the weekends.

16.   I've been as busy as a ____ all morning.

17.   My neighbor is always as gruff as a ____.

18.   My brother was sick as a ___ after eating the bad food.

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1.     The little boy tried to be as quiet as a ___ as he snuck down the steps.

3.     No one wants to talk about the ____ in the room.

4.     He tried to ___ out of doing a personal favor for his boss.

5.     Because the detective was as sly as a ___, he caught the thief.

10.   I was scared as a ___ when I heard the knock on my door.

12.   The man apologized for his bad behavior, but a ___ can't change its spots.

13.   This new business is sure to be a cash ___.

14.   He's as gentle as a ____ with his newborn daughter.

16.   I have to ___ my friend in order for him to return my tools.

17.   I'm as blind as a ___ without my glasses.   

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