Значение идиомы rock the boat

[rock the boat] {v. phr.}, {informal} To make trouble and risklosing or upsetting something; cause a disturbance that may spoil aplan.

The other boys said that Henry was rocking the boat bywanting to let girls into their club.

Politicians don’t like torock the boat around election time.

Compare: UPSET THE APPLE CART. Contrast: LET WELL ENOUGH ALONE.


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