ask/cry for the moon


ask/cry for the moon
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The Americanisms. English-Russian dictionary.. 2014.

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  • cry for the moon — To want or beg for something unattainable • • • Main Entry: ↑cry * * * ask for what is unattainable or impossible * * * ask, cry, etc. for the ˈmoon f8 idiom (BrE, informal) to ask …   Useful english dictionary

  • cry\ for\ the\ moon — • ask for the moon • cry for the moon v. phr. To want something that you cannot reach or have; try for the impossible. John asked his mother for a hundred dollars today. He s always asking for the moon. Compare: promise the moon …   Словарь американских идиом

  • cry for the moon — ► cry for the moon ask for what is unattainable or impossible. Main Entry: ↑cry …   English terms dictionary

  • cry for the moon — ask for what is unattainable or impossible. → cry …   English new terms dictionary

  • ask for the moon — ask/wish/for the moon phrase to want something that is impossible to get or achieve I’m not asking for the moon. I just want you to finish on time. Thesaurus: to want somethingsynonym Main entry: moon * * * ask for t …   Useful english dictionary

  • ask for the moon — or[cry for the moon] {v. phr.} To want something that you cannot reach or have; try for the impossible. * /John asked his mother for a hundred dollars today. He s always asking for the moon./ Compare: PROMISE THE MOON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • ask for the moon — or[cry for the moon] {v. phr.} To want something that you cannot reach or have; try for the impossible. * /John asked his mother for a hundred dollars today. He s always asking for the moon./ Compare: PROMISE THE MOON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • ask\ for\ the\ moon — • ask for the moon • cry for the moon v. phr. To want something that you cannot reach or have; try for the impossible. John asked his mother for a hundred dollars today. He s always asking for the moon. Compare: promise the moon …   Словарь американских идиом

  • for the moon — See: ASK FOR THE MOON or CRY FOR THE MOON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • for the moon — See: ASK FOR THE MOON or CRY FOR THE MOON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • for\ the\ moon — See: ask for the moon or cry for the moon …   Словарь американских идиом


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