What is the Meaning of the Idiom
KEEP YOUR CHIN UP?
English teaching for English Language Learners (ELL) who are learning to speak English as a Second Language (ESL) or English as an Additional Language (EAL)
This idiom means to stay positive, or cheerful, and not be discouraged even though the situation may be difficult. It means to continue on, and look ahead.
1. I didn’t win the last competition, but I am keeping my chin up.
2. He is having a lot of difficulty finding a job, but he is keeping his chin up.