apple of one's eye

"apple of one's eye"

Dec 17 2018

Quote

“This is my daughter. She is the apple of my eye.”

—Ebaby!’s Dominique, speaking about how much she loves her daughter

Meaning

more important or loved than anyone else

Use

In today’s video, Dominique introduces us to her daughter. She loves her daughter a lot. In fact, she is the most important person in Dominique’s life! They love each other so much that Dominique calls her the apple of her eye.

Each of us has at least one special person in our lives. This person can make us smile at any time. And without this person, the world would seem dull. Who is the apple of your eye? Why is this person so special to you?

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Examples

“My son is the apple of my eye!”

“Do you have anyone you consider the apple of your eye?”

“Mike loves Trish the most. She is the apple of his eye.”


See the full English lesson at English, baby!