To try and do so many things simultenously that none of them is given enough attention.
“You’ve been spreading yourself thin for too long now. Slow down or it will take a toll on your health.”
Fit like a glove
To be the exact size and fit perfectly.
“Your dress fits like a glove; no need to take it in or buy a new one. That will save me a fortune!”
Pay a compliment
To say something nice to someone
“It is incredibly rewarding when a student pays you a compliment for your work.”
Get in the way
Be an obstacle
“She’s got all these bright ideas about the book she would like to write, but then life gets in the way and she can’t find the time for that.”
Disillusioned with life, unenthusiastic.
“The world-weary approach he gives to his writing gets me down.”
Watching several episodes of a programme in one sitting.
“You binge-watched a whole season of Game of Thrones last weekend. OMG!.”