Apple+of+the+eye

  • 1 Apple of the eye — Apple Ap ple ([a^]p p l), n. [OE. appel, eppel, AS. [ae]ppel, [ae]pl; akin to Fries. & D. appel, OHG, aphul, aphol, G. apfel, Icel. epli, Sw. [ a]ple, Dan. [ae]ble, Gael. ubhall, W. afal, Arm. aval, Lith. ob[*u]lys, Russ. iabloko; of unknown… …

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  • 2 apple of the eye — noun 1. The pupil of the eye 2. Something or someone especially dear • • • Main Entry: ↑apple * * * apple of the eye, 1. a person or thing that is valued or cherished. 2. the pupil of the eye …

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  • 3 apple of the eye — Pupil of the eye …

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  • 4 apple of the eye — noun 1. the pupil of the eye. 2. something very precious or dear …

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  • 5 apple of the eye — A Hebrew expression used (e.g. Ps. 17:8) for the eyeball, the part to be most carefully guarded …

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  • 6 Apple of the Eye (Lay Me Down) — Infobox Single Name = Apple of the Eye (Lay Me Down) Artist = Something with Numbers from Album = Perfect Distraction Released = September 9, 2006 Recorded = Genre = Punk, Rock, Soul Length = Label = Below Par Producer = Reviews = Last single =… …

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  • 7 Apple of my eye — The apple of my eye is a phrase commonly used in English. Meaning The saying originally meant the central aperture of the eye, presumably because apples were the most common sphere shaped object around. The apple and apple tree were also a sacred …

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  • 8 apple of your eye — Something or, more often, someone that is very special to you is the apple of your eye …

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  • 9 apple of your eye —    Something or, more often, someone that is very special to you is the apple of your eye.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    A person, usually a child, who is the apple of your eye is one for whom you have great affection.     My grandson… …

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  • 10 apple of his eye — See the apple of his eye …

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  • 11 Apple of your eye —   Something or,more often, someone that is very special to you is the apple of your eye …

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  • 12 (the) apple of your eye — the apple of (your) eye the person someone likes most or is most proud of. Harry was his first child and the apple of his eye …

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  • 13 Apple of My Eye (Badfinger song) — Infobox Single Name = Apple of My Eye Artist = Badfinger from Album = Ass B side = Blind Owl Released = December 1973 Format = 7 single Genre = Power pop Length = 3:03 Label = Apple Writer = Peter Ham Producer = Chris Thomas Badfinger Last single …

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  • 14 the apple of his eye — Meaning Origin From The Bible. Deuteronomy 32:10. He found him in a desert land, and in the waste howling wilderness; he led him about, he instructed him, he kept him as the apple of his eye. Zechariah 2:8. For thus saith the LORD of hosts; After …

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  • 15 the apple of your eye —    A person, usually a child, who is the apple of your eye is one for whom you have great affection.     My grandson is the apple of my eye …

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  • 16 the apple of his eye — his favorite girl, the girl he desires    Susie was Don s sweetheart, the apple of his eye …

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  • 17 You're the Apple of My Eye — is a song written by Otis Blackwell and initially recorded and released as a single in 1956 by The Four Lovers, the precursor to The Four Seasons. Recorded after they were denied the opportunity to record another Blackwell song, Don t Be Cruel ,… …

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  • 18 Eve, the Apple of My Eye — Infobox Single Name = Eve, the Apple of My Eye | Artist = Bell X1 from Album = Music in Mouth B side = Ten Paces , Like I Love You Released = 2004 06 11 Format = CD, 7 Recorded = 2003 Genre = Rock Length = 4:05 Label = Island Producer = Chart… …

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  • 19 Apple — Ap ple ([a^]p p l), n. [OE. appel, eppel, AS. [ae]ppel, [ae]pl; akin to Fries. & D. appel, OHG, aphul, aphol, G. apfel, Icel. epli, Sw. [ a]ple, Dan. [ae]ble, Gael. ubhall, W. afal, Arm. aval, Lith. ob[*u]lys, Russ. iabloko; of unknown origin.] 1 …

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  • 20 Apple blight — Apple Ap ple ([a^]p p l), n. [OE. appel, eppel, AS. [ae]ppel, [ae]pl; akin to Fries. & D. appel, OHG, aphul, aphol, G. apfel, Icel. epli, Sw. [ a]ple, Dan. [ae]ble, Gael. ubhall, W. afal, Arm. aval, Lith. ob[*u]lys, Russ. iabloko; of unknown… …

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