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Idioms

in two minds

This page is about the idiom in two minds

Meaning

If you're in two minds about something, you can't decide what to do, or you can't decide which option is the best.

For example

  • Kenny is in two minds about what to study at university. He's interested in history, but he also likes the idea of being a lawyer.

  • We're in two minds about what to do during our vacation. We could go travelling somewhere, or we could stay home and fix up the garden.

Quick Quiz

Bella's in two minds about keeping her job. She says she's tired of working as a waitress, but she

a. would love to be a chef

b. likes being a waitress

c. isn't sure if she can get another job

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Contributor: Matt Errey