an apple a day keeps the doctor away

An apple a day keeps the doctor away
Eating healthy food keeps you healthy.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • an apple a day keeps the doctor away — 1866 Notes & Queries 3rd ser. IX. 153 A Pembrokeshire Proverb. ‘Eat an apple on going to bed, And you’ll keep the doctor from earning his bread.’ 1913 E. M. WRIGHT Rustic Speech xiv. Ait a happle avore gwain to bed, An’ you’ll make the doctor beg …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • An apple a day keeps the doctor away — ist eine englische Redewendung, die auf deutsch etwa „ein Apfel pro Tag hält den Doktor fern“ bedeutet. Zum ersten Mal tauchte diese Redewendung 1866 in einer walisischen Zeitschrift auf, damals hieß sie noch: “Eat an apple on going to bed, and… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • An apple a day keeps the doctor away. — old fashioned something that you say which means eating an apple every day will keep you healthy. If an apple a day keeps the doctor away, then why have I got this terrible cold? …   New idioms dictionary

  • an apple a day keeps the doctor away — eat one apple each day for good health    Mom gave me an apple, saying, An apple a day …   English idioms

  • an apple a day keeps the doctor away — saying which means that eating apples helps and keeps a person …   English contemporary dictionary

  • apple a day... — See an apple a day keeps the doctor away …   English idioms

  • Apple (symbolism) — Apples appear in many religious traditions, often as a mystical or forbidden fruit. One of the problems identifying apples in religion, mythology and folktales is that the word apple was used as a generic term for all (foreign) fruit, other than… …   Wikipedia

  • Apple — This article is about the fruit. For the technology company, see Apple Inc.. For other uses, see Apple (disambiguation). Apple tree redirects here. For other uses, see Apple tree (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • Apple pie — This article is about the food. For other uses, see Apple pie (disambiguation). Apple pie with lattice upper crust …   Wikipedia

  • day — see as the day lengthens, so the cold strengthens be the day weary or be the day long, at last it ringeth to evensong one day honey, one day onion another day, another dollar an apple a day keeps the doctor away …   Proverbs new dictionary

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