In the following questions, four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase bold in the sentence. Choose the alternative, which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.
He spoke well though it was his maiden speech.
I do not see eye to eye with you in this matter.
A close shave.
After getting a severe scolding from his mother, Raghu got down to business.
The trial made a mockery of justice.
Despite the doctor’s advice he still eats like a horse.
You cannot throw dust into my eyes.
Please be as brief as you can, I have other fish to fry.
I want to tell you in a nut shell, lust for money and power ruined her life.
A close-fisted person