mean the world to (someone)

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mean the world to (someone)

1. To be ardently loved by or exceptionally important to someone. My little daughter means the world to me—I would do absolutely anything for her. Our cats mean the world to my boyfriend—he's completely obsessed with them!
2. To be something for which someone is deeply grateful or appreciative. Thank you so much for taking care of my kids when I was in the hospital. It really means the world to me!
See also: mean, world
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Mam has definitely been the glue that's held us together when we've hit difficult times; she means the world to us all.
It means the world to us to know that my mam was able to pass away in a place like St Cuthbert's Hospice.
They will now meet Chelsea at Wembley on March 1 and Kane said: "It means the world to us.
We play at Twickenham in front of 80,000 people, we pull that shirt on and represent our country and it means the world to us.
It was a great match and this victory means the world to us and our fans back home," forward Nikola Kalinic told Serbian television in a courtside interview.
Phill, 41, from Truro said: "I want to thank Mirror readers for their support, it means the world to us.
It really means the world to us,'' Shrewsbury junior Lauren Ineson said after scoring a game-high six goals.
You look at the ones who have been here a long time - Pete, Ash, Lamps - it means the world to us all, so when the new players do come in it's important they know we train hard every day.
We think customers are everything, so it means the world to us that Brandwatch scored highest in the Customers sub-category," said Will McInnes, Brandwatch Chief Marketing Officer.
Ashley Elliott, charity manager at Bright Red, said "That the importance of our work has been recognised by NewcastleGateshead Initiative means the world to us and to our patients, and we look forward to working closely together to continue to make the North East the safest place to be for blood cancer patients.
Becky Hartnoll, owner of Ostlers Cider Mill, said, "This award means the world to us.
She said: "We thought we could not have a child together so this means the world to us.
It means the world to us, the European Tour," jubilant Europe skipper Colin Montgomerie said.
Guitarist Ol Drake said: "This means the world to us.
Knowing that Home Companion's readers have received and appreciated our message for the past 10 years means the world to us," continued Ms.