Skip to Content

EnglishClub
Home Learn English Teach English MyEnglishClub Home Learn English Teach English MyEnglishClub

have second thoughts

Meaning: If you're having second thoughts about something, you're having doubts about a decision you've made.

For example:

  • You're not having second thoughts about moving to Australia to live, are you?

  • I've been having second thoughts about quitting my job. Maybe I should keep it for a while longer.

Quick Quiz:

Sid and Nancy were going to get married, and then Nancy had second thoughts so
  1. they decided to wait
  2. they're getting married sooner
  3. they're getting a divorce

This entry is in the following categories:

Privacy & Terms | Contact | Report error
© 1997-2014 EnglishClub