on everyone's lips

on everyone's lips

Being a popular topic of conversation or gossip among many people. The word "layoffs" is on everyone's lips because our company was bought last month. Of course, the question on everyone's lips these days is what exactly the CEO did to get arrested.
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on everyone’s ˈlips

if something is on everyone’s lips, they are all talking about it: The question on everyone’s lips at the moment is: will they get married or not?
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Peace End of Empire, more admirals than ships Pipe him ashore to his fine country seat Peace is the word on everyone's lips.
It had been in the media a lot so I didn't think it was needed where I had to step in and keep it on everyone's lips and in everyone's minds.
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But the question on everyone's lips is: will Bev Unwin (Susie Blake) manage to get Fred down the aisle before he passes away or will he choose Audrey Roberts (Sue Nicholls) over his fiancee?
DEVIL'S' PLAYGROUND: Designer labels and the rag trade were on everyone's lips when ``The Devil Wears Prada'' launched the 12th annual LA Film Festival in Westwood Village on Thursday night.
These words--loved, hated, feared, derided--seem to be on everyone's lips just now.
Yes, the T word, or rather TS word, was on everyone's lips, painted or otherwise.
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But the question which must be on everyone's lips is, why has the price of democracy more than doubled in just two years?
THIS week is crucial for Liverpool but I think the bigger question on everyone's lips is how long are we going to be chasing Champions League places instead of pushing for the Premiership title?
The West speaks outrage, yet acts complacent and the language of terrorism is on everyone's lips.
And the big question on everyone's lips, will there be a meltdown?
Reengineering" was the buzzword on everyone's lips when Michael Hammer's book, Reengineering the Corporation, hit the stands in 1993.
That's the question on everyone's lips this Valentines Day as the "Chastity Garter" comes to town.