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1. a cart or barrow from which apples and other fruit are sold in the street
2. upset the applecart to spoil plans or arrangements
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a pushcart used by a vendor of apples.Idioms:
upset the or someone's applecart, to disturb delicately balanced arrangements or plans.
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|Noun||1.||applecart - the planning that is disrupted when someone `upsets the applecart'|
|2.||applecart - a handcart from which apples and other fruit are sold in the street|
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applecart[ˈæplkɑːt] N to upset or overturn the applecart → echarlo todo a rodar, desbaratar los planes
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
to upset the applecart → tout chambouler
to upset sb's applecart → chambouler tous les projets de qnapple core n → trognon m de pommeapple pie
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
applecart[ˈæp/əlˌkɑːt] n to upset the applecart (fig) → rompere le uova nel paniere
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995