cold light of day

Cold light of day
If you see things in the cold light of day, you see them as they really are, not as you might want them to be.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • cold light of day —    If you see things in the cold light of day, you see them as they really are, not as you might want them to be.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Cold light of day —   If you see things in the cold light of day, you see them as they really are, not as you might want them to be …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • in the cold light of day — see under ↑day • • • Main Entry: ↑cold in the cold light of day In full and impartial knowledge of the facts • • • Main Entry: ↑day * * * in the cold light of day phrase used for …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Cold Light of Day — Título The Cold Light of Day Ficha técnica Dirección Mabrouk El Mechri Producción Marc D. Evans Trevor Macy …   Wikipedia Español

  • in the cold light of day — if you think about something in the cold light of day, you think about it clearly and calmly, without the emotions you had at the time it happened, and you often feel sorry or ashamed about it. The next morning, in the cold light of day, Sarah… …   New idioms dictionary

  • in the cold light of day — {adv. phr.} After sleeping on it; after giving it more thought; using common sense and looking at the matter unemotionally and realistically. * /Lost night my ideas seemed terrific, but in the cold light of day I realize that they won t work./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the cold light of day — {adv. phr.} After sleeping on it; after giving it more thought; using common sense and looking at the matter unemotionally and realistically. * /Lost night my ideas seemed terrific, but in the cold light of day I realize that they won t work./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in\ the\ cold\ light\ of\ day — adv. phr. After sleeping on it; after giving it more thought; using common sense and looking at the matter unemotionally and realistically. Lost night my ideas seemed terrific, but in the cold light of day I realize that they won t work …   Словарь американских идиом

  • in the cold light of day — used for saying how people feel about emotional matters when they think about them later in a calmer way In the cold light of day I felt that I d over reacted …   English dictionary

  • the cold light of day — the objective realities of a situation in the cold light of day it all seemed so ridiculous …   Useful english dictionary

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