a bowl of cherries


a bowl of cherries
a bowl of cherries a very pleasant situation: life is no bowl of cherries.
Main Entry: cherry

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  • bowl of cherries — noun An enjoyable experience. Life is just a just a bowl of cherries / Dont take it serious, its too mysterious / You work, you save, you worry so / But you cant take it with you when you / go, go, go. / Oh, life is just a bowl of cherries / so… …   Wiktionary

  • bowl\ of\ cherries — • bed of roses • bowl of cherries n. phr. A pleasant easy place, job, or position; an easy life. A coal miner s job is not a bed of roses. After nine months of school, summer camp seemed a bowl of cherries. Compare: in clover, life of Riley …   Словарь американских идиом

  • bowl of cherries — See: BED OF ROSES …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • bowl of cherries — See: BED OF ROSES …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • a bowl of cherries — An extremely easy or enjoyable situation • • • Main Entry: ↑cherry * * * [usu. with negative] a pleasant or enjoyable situation or experience being in the band isn t a bowl of cherries …   Useful english dictionary

  • Life is just a bowl of cherries. — something that you say which means that life is very pleasant. The hotel is wonderful and the weather too. Life s just a bowl of cherries. So as well as cleaning up the apartment and getting the paperwork done, I have three children to look after …   New idioms dictionary

  • Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries — is a popular song with music by Ray Henderson and lyrics by Buddy G. DeSylva and Lew Brown, published in 1931. The song was revived in 1953 by Jaye P. Morgan.The song title gave rise to the revue of composer Ray Henderson s music called It s the… …   Wikipedia

  • life is just a bowl of cherries —    This expression means that life is pleasant and uncomplicated.    (This phrase is often used ironically to mean the opposite.)     Now that he s retired, my grandfather says life is just a bowl of cherries …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • life is just a bowl of cherries — life is just wonderful, life is grand    When Anne is happy, she says, Life is just a bowl of cherries! …   English idioms

  • a bowl of cherries with negative — a very pleasant situation. → cherry …   English new terms dictionary