blow hot and cold love

blow hot and cold

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To behave inconsistently; to vacillate or to waver, as between extremes of opinion or emotion.

Etymologies

From Aesop's fable in which a satyr declares he cannot trust a man who blows hot (to warm his hands) and cold (to cool his food) with the same breath. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.