Meaning of “the Big Apple” in the English Dictionary

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"the Big Apple" in British English

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the Big Applenoun [ S ]

uk /ˌbɪɡ ˈæp.əl/ us /ˌbɪɡ ˈæp.əl/ informal

New York City:

She's planning a trip to the Big Apple.

(Definition of “the Big Apple” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Big Apple" in American English

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Big Applenoun [ U ]

us /ˈbɪɡ ˈæp·əl/

infml New York City

(Definition of “Big Apple” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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