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!
- If I get a bright idea late at night,
- Woody gets a bright idea, grabs the roll of tape and holds it up.
- She also mentions that Eddie left Lana, and not vice versa, and Frank gets a bright idea.
- 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.