"Empowering Advanced Learners of English in Business and Academia - TOEFL / ESL / EFL"
Regrettable behavior and embarrassing events from one's past.
Context : Relationships, Social Life
Semantic: bad, history, past
Usage of “skeleton in one's closet”
She seems too perfect. Like everyone else, she has skeletons in her closet too.
"Are there any skeletons in your closet I should know about," she asked him on the blind date.
Examples of idiom “skeleton in one's closet” from Twitter
Everyone has a skeleton in his closet/cupboard. - English Proverbs
The pope is just a man..who prolly has more skeletons in his closet than u..dnt worship him.
What the heck is up Stephen A. Smith's behind about Tiger Woods. Let's hope he doesn't have any skeletons in his closet. Jeez!!
Ang Lee is prob one of those ppl with the most kind and genuinely nice face around. Wonder what's the skeleton in his closet?