Once you become more advanced in Spanish, you may start to notice native speakers using idiomatic expressions. Chances are you have probably heard several of these expressions, however, you may not have understood their figurative meaning or may not know how to use them yourself. This guide will take you through some of the most popular and widely used Spanish idioms.
If you translate a Spanish phrase and it doesn't make sense in the literal translation, or seems like it might be a metaphor, it may be an idiom. YourDictionary's Spanish-English dictionary includes common idioms with many of its definitions to help clarify their usage for you.
Now that you have a list of some of the most commonly used idiomatic expressions in Spanish, you are prepared to start trying them out in your everyday conversation.