rhoi’r ffidl yn y tô*

* to put the violin in the roof

Welsh Wales

Idiom USED On Occasion BY Almost Everyone

Used to say “To give up” - equivalent to the English “To throw the towel in”

"Roedd e’n dysgu Cymraeg ond mae e wedi rhoi’r ffidl yn y tô."

"He was learning Welsh but he has put the violin in the roof."