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To smell a rat


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To smell a rat means to suspect something.

Sample Usage

1. The new teacher smelled a rat when she saw the students trying hard to hide their giggles.

2. Narayan smelled a rat when he realized the salesman was trying to avoid talking about the warranty.


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