Do not give dogs what is holy; do not throw your pearls before swine. If you do, they may trample them under their feet, and then turn and tear you to pieces. Fig. to waste something good on someone who doesn't care about it. (From a biblical quotation.) To sing for them is to cast pearls before swine. To serve them. cast pearls before swine Bedeutung, Definition cast pearls before swine: to offer something valuable or good to someone who does not know its value. Übersetzungen von "cast pearls before swine". Aramaic Bible in Plain English Do not give a sacrifice to dogs; neither throw your pearls before wild boars, lest they trample them with their feet, and return to run you. Can't read the text above? Interaction Help About Wikipedia Community portal Recent changes Contact page. Please log in or register to use bookmarks.