(one's) applecart

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(one's) applecart

One's plans or goals. I'm worried that not making the Olympic team after so many years of hard work would totally upset Ben's applecart. Look, he's not trying to upset her applecart—he just needs to meet later in the day now, that's all.
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I know their coach Brian Mc-Dermott and how determined he will be to upset our applecart.
I know their coach (Brian McDermott) and how determined he will be to upset our applecart.