idioms food drink 15 cream of the crop (the best of a group all): These four students are the cream of the crop in the class.
cry over spilled milk (express regret about something that has happened and cannot be changed): I made a mistake, but there’s no use crying over spilled milk.
cup of tea (something you like or do well): Swimming is just my cup of tea.
cup of tea (a matter): That’s a different cup of tea.
cut and dried: I need in fact a cut-and-dried decision by the end of the day.
(clear and easy to understand): She also told me about the issue in a cut and dried manner.
cut the mustard informal (have the ability to do something)
(cut something easily): This device can cut through rocks like a hot knife through butter.