Discussion :: Idioms and Phrases - Section 1 (Q.No.14)
Some proverbs/idioms are given below together with their meanings. Choose the correct meaning of proverb/idiom, If there is no correct meaning given, E (i.e.) 'None of these' will be the answer.
|Karen said: (Jul 23, 2010)|
|Black sheep is usually one bad guy in the lot. None of the options matches this meaning and hence, answer is "none of the above"|
|Sandeep said: (Aug 30, 2010)|
|"Black Sheep" is something unusual (not in a good sense) , you will rarely find a black sheep. So it does mean something odd or unusual in group.
Ex: Rohan is a black sheep of his family.
|Anupam said: (Jan 15, 2011)|
|An odd or disreputable member of a group, especially within a family (negative implications). It derived from the atypical and unwanted presence of other black individuals in herds of white sheep.|
|Malli said: (Feb 2, 2011)|
|Black sheep means the person who have bad habits that person is called a black sheep.|
|Rachana said: (Aug 20, 2011)|
|Black sheep means a person who is not fitting into a group together.|
|Sundar said: (Jan 24, 2012)|
|Black sheep is an idiom used to describe an odd or disreputable member of a group, especially within a family.|
|Golakh said: (Sep 16, 2014)|
|Actual answer is - A part disreputable member of the group.|
|Parul said: (Jan 25, 2015)|
|Black sheep is disreputable person.|
|Sachin Achara said: (Mar 3, 2018)|
|Black sheep mean-disgraceful person.|
|Manoj Kr Gc said: (Dec 23, 2018)|
|Black sheep means unworthy person.|
|Sonam Shah said: (May 20, 2021)|
|It means an Unworthy person.|
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