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The phrase apple of my eye refers to something or someone that one cherishes above all others. Its meaning does indeed derive from an expression signifying ...

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May 10, 2005 ... In Old English, the pupil of the eye (the round, dark center) was called the 'apple'. It was thought that the pupil was a round object much like an ...

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'The apple of my eye' is exceedingly old and first appears in Old English in a work attributed to King Aelfred (the Great) of Wessex, AD 885, titled Gregory's ...

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Any dictionary would have given you the "meaning", but users have interpreted your request as asking "why" we say you are the apple of my eye ...

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It means "someone or something that is most cherished/valued/favourite". Now, to understand the link between the idiom and its meaning, we need ...

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I know "You are the apple of my eye" means somebody who is very important to me but I would like to ... This is the WR Dictionary's definition:.

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Definition of apple of my eye in the Idioms Dictionary. apple of my eye phrase. What does apple of my eye expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom ...

www.word-detective.com/2010/06/apple-of-ones-eye

Jun 10, 2010 ... Dear Word Detective: What does "the apple of my eye" mean? ... in the broader sense of “child,” gave us “pupil” meaning “student in school.

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Feb 13, 2014 ... ... “apple of my eye”. In case you've forgotten, an idiom is a figure of speech which is used to describe something other than its literal meaning ...