think better of something
This page is about the idiom think better of something
If you think better of something, you decide not to do it even though you'd made plans to do it.
- Danny was going to drop out of university and become a travel writer. But he thought better of quitting his studies and decided to finish his course.
- We were going to go to the beach, but we thought better of it when it started to rain.
June and Barry planned to take a cruise around the world. They thought better of it
Contributor: Matt Errey