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An idiom is a figure of speech used to mean something other than its literal meaning. 00:02
In the Wild West, the person sitting next to the driver would carry a shotgun, hence why sitting there is "riding shotgun." 01:34
The phrase "close, but no cigar" was popularized in a 1935 screenplay about Annie Oakley. 05:14