big with someone

big with (someone)

Passionately appreciated or enjoyed by a particular person or group. Cartoons are always big with kids, which is why they're often used in advertising. Why are heavy metal bands so big with Scandinavians?
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big with someone

mod. preferred by someone. Soup is big with everybody in cold weather.
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Paul Broughton said today: "This is a big thing for me to be working on something this big with someone like Mickey.