Big Apple

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Big Apple

nickname for New York City. [Am. Folklore: Misc.]
See: Apple
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The Big Apple was shaken to its core when a Ford Fiesta ploughed into it in August 2009, causing extensive damage.
Later, when Dunne saw a Facebook post which stated Grandma the clown was back with the Big Apple Circus, she decided to approach the company one more time.
In related news, Iraqi star Majed Al Mohandis won the Big Apple Music Award for "Best Arab Artist 2016."
Picture: Getty Images It's getting hot in sheer HUNGER Games beauty Jennifer Lawrence left little to the imagination as she went for a night out in the Big Apple.
It seems one of life's cruel paradoxes that my dream of hanging out in a lift with Der Kaiser in the Big Apple could only be granted if I was in a lift with Der Kaiser in the Big Apple.
Summary: Daniel Craig has hit the red carpet in the big apple for the latest premiere of new movie The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
The integrated campaign has been launched to promote the department store's launch of its 'New York, New York' collection in Dubai and includes a 15-second 'King Kong' cinema spot, as well as a print, poster and an out-of-home series called 'Don't miss the Big Apple'.
The term "THE BIG APPLE" was coined by touring jazz musicians of the 1930s who used the slang expression "apple" for any town or city.
The Big Apple Circus gained international notoriety as the opening act on Britney Spears' phenomenally successful The Circus Starring: Britney Spears world tour.
is inching closer to the Big Apple in terms of price per square foot.
City officials are making the Big Apple greener--by way of making it whiter.