wet behind the ears

wet behind the ears


lacking experience; immature.


“he’s a nice young fellow but a bit wet behind the ears”



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What does the idiom ‘wet behind the ears’ mean?

The idiom wet behind the ears means “to deal with a difficult situation without being harmed or damaged”

How do you use ‘wet behind the ears’ in a sentence?

Example usage of idiom ‘wet behind the ears’: Newspapers have weathered the storm of online information by providing news online themselves.

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