(one) is not as green as (one) is cabbage-looking

(redirected from he is not as green as he is cabbage-looking)

(one) is not as green as (one) is cabbage-looking

One is smarter or less naïve than one seems. A: "Hey, that dopey intern did a great job on this report." B: "Wow. I guess he's not as green as he is cabbage-looking." Good job not falling for that trick. You're not as green as you are cabbage-looking.
See also: green, not
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
See also:
Full browser ?