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All Talk and No Cider

Definition of the adjective All Talk and No Cider

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adjective

  1. [idiomatic] all talk and no results.

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Google previewA Glossary of Words & Phrases Usually Relating to the U.S. (1860)

by John Russell Bartlett

All talk and no cider is a phrase equivalent to “great cry and little wool.” CIDER BRANDY. See Apple Brandy. CIDER OIL. Cider concentrated by boiling, to which honey is subsequently added. - CIENEGA. (Span.) A marsh.

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms, 2nd ed. enlarged (1859)

by John Russell Bartlett

All talk and no cider is a phrase equivalent to " great cry and little wool" Cider Brandy. See Apple Brandy. Cider Oil. Cider concentrated by boiling, to which honey is subsequently added. Cienega. (Span.) A marsh. New Mexico and Texas .

Google previewBARTLETT'S DICTIONARY OF AMERICANISMS (1859)

by JOHN RUSSELL BARTLETT

All talk and no cider is a phrase equivalent to " great cry and little wool." Cider Brandy. See Apple Brandy. Cider Oil. Cider concentrated by boiling, to which honey is subsequently added. Cienega. (Span.) A marsh. New Mexico and Texas .

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang and Colloquial English (1905)

Abridged from the Seven-volume Work, Entitled: Slang and Its Analogues by John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley

All talk and no cider, purposeless loquacity, much cry and little wool, much ado about nothing. Cider and. Cider mixed with some other ingredient : cf. cold without, hot with, etc. (1742). Cig. A cigar : see Weed. Cinch. To get a grip on, corner, ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms (1877)

A Glossary of Words and Phrases Usually Regarded as Peculiar to the United States by John Russell Bartlett

All talk and no cider is a phrase equivalent to " great cry and little wool." Cider Brandy. See Apple Brandy. Cider OIL Cider concentrated by boiling, to which honey is subsequently added.

Google previewA Dictionary of English Phrases (1922)

Phraseological Allusions, Catchwords, Stereotyped Modes of Speech and Metaphors, Nicknames, Sobriquets, Derivations from Personal Names, Etc., with Explanations and Thousands of Exact References to Their Sources Or Early Usage by Albert Montefiore Hyamson

All talk and no cider : much cry and little wool ; a great deal of fuss but very little result. An Americanism. Said to have arisen out of a cider party met in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, which quickly developed into a political meeting, to the ...

Google previewENGLISH - AZERBAIJANI PROVERBIAL DICTIONARY (2013)

by Abbas Gurbanoghlu

All talk and no cider.

Google previewDictionary of European Proverbs (2012)

by Emanuel Strauss

all talk and no cider c) a long harvest for a little corn ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of European Proverbs (2013)

by Emanuel Strauss

in Armut werden sie dir alle schwinden Ger: den Reichen will jeder zum Onkel haben die Reichen haben viele Freunde siedet der Topf, so blühet die Freundschaft viel Geld, viel Freunde all talk and no cider a long harvest for a little corn a ...

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Slang (2005)

by Jonathon Green

all talk and no cider phr. [ 19CJ (US) all theory and no practice, all proposals and no concrete results, [supposedly orig. at a party in Buck County, PA, ...

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