Orcharding - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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trade off the orchard for an apple
To be overly concerned with minor details and ignore the situation as a whole. I know you're worried about that one aspect of your project, but don't trade off the orchard for an apple.
*crazy as a betsy bug and *crazy as a peach-orchard boar; *crazy as a loon
Rur. acting as if insane. (*Also: as ~.) Tom: Susan says she's really the Queen of England. Bill: She's crazy as a betsy bug. Jill: David's a little eccentric, isn't he? Jane: Crazy as a loon, I'd say. What's wrong with Jim? He's acting as crazy as a peach-orchard boar.
marble orchard and Marble City
n. a cemetery. I already bought a little plot in a marble orchard. There is a huge Marble City south of town.
References in periodicals archive
Their original orcharding
property, at Florence Heights above Moonah, had suffered so much through the bank's collapse, as did many other Tasmanian businesses and families, that they were forced to find other opportunities.
The award is in recognition of the company becoming the first producer in Herefordshire to be awarded soil association certification (in 1988) and for their extensive orcharding
The Hawkes Bay-based grower worked for Enza for seven years before going into orcharding
We have been learning about gardening, orcharding
, chickens, geese, pigs, and neighbors.
Gardening and orcharding
may have been classified as domestic activities.
Work history: His family has been in the orcharding
business for 78 years.