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Idioms for apron strings
Origin of apron strings
Words nearby apron strings
Example sentences from the Web for apron strings
I felt him give a little pull at my apron-strings to make me look round.Miss Million's Maid|Bertha Ruck
He was not the sort of man whom the most romantic love could attach to the apron-strings of any woman.William Lloyd Garrison|Archibald H. Grimke
Mothers are all like that when you cut loose from their apron-strings.The Trail of '98|Robert W. Service
"I will never be tied to a woman's apron-strings," he had said.A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times|Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
She has kept Buno tied to her apron-strings too long, and I suspect she is playing into the hands of the Britishers.Adventures in Swaziland|Owen Rowe O'Neil
Idioms and Phrases with apron strings
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