get a bright idea meaning

  • [American idiom]
    for a clever thought or idea to occur (to someone).
    Now and then I get a bright idea.
    John hardly ever gets a bright idea.
    Listen here! I have a bright idea!


  1. If I get a bright idea late at night,
  2. Woody gets a bright idea, grabs the roll of tape and holds it up.
  3. She also mentions that Eddie left Lana, and not vice versa, and Frank gets a bright idea.
  4. In the episode of Gets a Bright Idea ", Arnold's mischievous cousin Janet uses a Pepper's ghost illusion to convince the class a theater is haunted.

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