apple doesn't fall far from the tree


apple doesn't fall far from the tree
like father like son; children who resemble their parents in appearance or character

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • the apple doesn't fall far from the tree — kids are like their parents; a chip off the old block; like father, like son    I looked at the father, then at the son, and I thought, The apple doesn t fall far from the tree …   English idioms

  • (the) apple doesn't fall falls far from the tree — the apple doesn t fall/never falls far from the ˈtree idiom (saying, especially NAmE) a child usually behaves in a similar way to his or her parent(s) Main entry: ↑appleidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) apple doesn't never falls far from the tree — the apple doesn t fall/never falls far from the ˈtree idiom (saying, especially NAmE) a child usually behaves in a similar way to his or her parent(s) Main entry: ↑appleidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • apple — ap|ple W3S2 [ˈæpəl] n [: Old English; Origin: Appel] 1.) [U and C] a hard round fruit that has red, light green, or yellow skin and is white inside ▪ apple pie ▪ an apple tree ▪ roast pork and apple sauce (=a thick sauce made from cooked apples)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • The Rink (musical) — Infobox Musical name= The Rink subtitle= caption= Original Recording music= John Kander lyrics= Fred Ebb book= Terrence McNally basis= productions= 1984 Broadway awards= The Rink is a musical with a book by Terrence McNally, lyrics by Fred Ebb,… …   Wikipedia

  • The Cleveland Show (season 1) — The Cleveland Show Season 1 DVD box Country of origin United States …   Wikipedia

  • The Sims 3 — Developer(s) The Sims Studio Publisher(s) Electronic Arts …   Wikipedia

  • a chip of the old block — like father like son; apple doesn t fall far from the tree; children who resemble their parents in appearance or character …   English contemporary dictionary

  • List of Happy Tree Friends characters — This is a list of fictional characters from Happy Tree Friends. There are 22 main characters, and some other supporting characters. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the series in 2010, the creators of Happy Tree Friends announced that there… …   Wikipedia

  • List of The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy episodes — This is a list of episodes of the American animated television series The Grim Adventures of Billy Mandy, which was created by Maxwell Atoms, and which originally aired on Cartoon Network from June 13, 2003 to October 12, 2008. There were 80… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.