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Q.

Lock the barn door after the horse is gone--what it mean?

Tags: education, barn door
Asked by sudhakar kuruvada, 11 Mar '13 09:28 pm
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MEANING: be careful or try to make something certain after it is too late
EXAMPLE:
Now he wants to try and fix his house but it is like locking the barn door after the horse is gone. There was already a flood and the damage is done.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 11 Mar '13 09:40 pm

 
  
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Taking corrective action after damage. Itz like closing the min door after enemy invading the fort and entered it.
Answered by MAdhavan Avadhany, 11 Mar '13 09:32 pm

 
  
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Taking corrective action after damage
Answered by Manju Sikri, 13 Mar '13 09:33 am

 
  
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Required action taken too late to be of any effect
Answered by iqbal seth, 12 Mar '13 07:01 am

 
  
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Be careful or try to make something certain after it is too late
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 12 Mar '13 03:29 am

 
  
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Keep safe
Answered by conviction, 11 Mar '13 09:35 pm

 
  
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After becoming blind, thinking of surya namaskhar
Answered by sigma, 11 Mar '13 09:29 pm

 
  
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