August 22, 2007

not bat an eyelid

Posted in Idioms at 11:54 am by Feng

not bat an eyelid — not show any shock or surprise [thefreedict]

When talking about a new model of phone with a rich set of features, someone said: “I hardly bat an eyelid“. While technologies are advancing fast, so are people’s expectations — today we are no longer easily impressed by claimed “new” things.

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