What does apple of my eye mean?


Idiom Meaning:

an adored person


Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:


Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Time of Scene: ~00:22:00

Roger Rabbit: No! Not my Jessica! Not pattycake! It can’t be! It just can’t be! Jessica’s my wife! It’s absolutely impossible! Jessica’s the love of my life. The apple of my eye. The cream in my coffee.

Eddie Valiant: Well, you better start drinking it black. Acme’s taking the cream now.


Into the Wild (2007)

Time of Scene: ~00:37:00

Christopher McCandless: You know, you’re really good. I mean, you’re like… a hundred, thousand times better than like any apple I’ve ever had. I’m not Superman. I’m supertramp. You’re Superapple. You’re so tasty. You’re so organic, so natural. You’re the apple of my eye.


Married… with Children “The Unnatural” (1990)

Time of Scene: n/a

Al Bundy: Now kids, before we vote, may I share a little rhyme I learned when I was both your ages. D is for da many pies I made for you. A is for the apple in my eye. D is for the dish you ate the pie in. D is for de apple of my eye. Y because I love you. Put them all together. They spell DADDY.



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