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Meaning of "be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BE BORN WITH A SILVER SPOON IN ONE'S MOUTH

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BE BORN WITH A SILVER SPOON IN ONE'S MOUTH

be a box of birds
be a member of someone´s fan club
be a wake-up to
be ahead
be all for
be all that
be arsed
be as good as to
be at the bottom of
be banging your head against a brick wall
be borne in on
be called to the Bar
be called within the Bar
be cast
be dirty on
be done with
be dying
be excused
be for the high jump
be friends

WORDS THAT END LIKE BE BORN WITH A SILVER SPOON IN ONE'S MOUTH

Bournemouth
cottonmouth
Dartmouth
down in the mouth
down-in-the-mouth
Falmouth
from hand to mouth
have a big mouth
look a gift-horse in the mouth
Monmouth
mouth
Plymouth
Portsmouth
run off at the mouth
south
the horse´s mouth
vermouth
Weymouth
word of mouth
word-of-mouth
Yarmouth

Synonyms and antonyms of be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BE BORN WITH A SILVER SPOON IN ONE'S MOUTH

Find out the translation of be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

用银勺在一个人的嘴里生
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

haber nacido con una cuchara de plata en la boca
570 millions of speakers

English

be born with a silver spoon in one´s mouth
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक के मुंह में एक चांदी के चम्मच के साथ पैदा हो
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تكون ولدت مع ملعقة فضية في فمه واحد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

родиться с серебряной ложкой во рту
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

nascer com uma colher de prata na boca
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

এক মুখে একটি রূপালী চামচ সঙ্গে জন্মগ্রহণ করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

être né avec une cuillère en argent dans la bouche de l´un
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dilahirkan dengan sudu perak dalam mulut seseorang
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mit einem silbernen Löffel im Mund geboren werden
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

自分の口の中に銀のスプーンを持って生まれる
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

한 입에 실버 스푼으로 태어난
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lair karo sendok salaka ing cangkem siji
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

được sinh ra với một chiếc thìa bạc trong miệng của một người
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு வாயில் ஒரு வெள்ளி கரண்டியால் பிறக்க வேண்டும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एखाद्याच्या तोंडात चांदीच्या चमच्याने जन्मणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Ağzında gümüş kaşıkla doğmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

essere nato con un cucchiaio d´argento in bocca
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

urodzić się ze srebrną łyżeczką się w ustach
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

народитися зі срібною ложкою в роті
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

se naște cu o lingură de argint în gură cuiva
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

να γεννηθεί με ένα ασημένιο κουτάλι στο στόμα του
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

word gebore met ´n silwer lepel in een se mond
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

födas med en silversked i munnen
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bli født med en sølvskje i sin munn
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BE BORN WITH A SILVER SPOON IN ONE'S MOUTH»

The term «be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth» is normally little used and occupies the 126.381 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BE BORN WITH A SILVER SPOON IN ONE'S MOUTH»

Discover the use of be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Early American Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases
Barbour 171(2); Oxford 480-1; Whiting S639. 5375 To be born with a silver Spoon in one's mouth 1780JThaxter inAdamsFC 3.303: I was not born with a Silver Spoon in my Mouth. 1802 Cutler Life 2.59: Solomon was born with a silver spoon in ...
Bartlett Jere Whiting, 1977
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A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms ...
... glad to get lorries from parking there. be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth • get the wooden spoon be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth—be born into a rich family: He was born with a silver spoon in his mouth and probably never ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2010
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A Text Book Of Professional Communication
... suggestions at such a crucial juncture are really worth their weight in gold. 181. To be worth while — worth spending time It is, indeed, worth while to read Milton's Paradise Lost. 182. To be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth — to ...
Subhash Ranade, 2006
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Spanish Idioms with Their English Equivalents Embracing ...
To be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth. To be a lucky or unlucky person. A poet is born as such ; an orator becomes such. The lucky man has a daughter for his first-born. To escape from peril. I was born and brought up here. He who is ...
Sarah Cary Becker, Federico Mora, 1886
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Communication Skills in English
To be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth (to be born in rich circumstances) - Jawahar Lai Nehru was born with a silver spoon in his mouth. 67. To build castles in the air (not to be practical) - He is always building castles in the air. 68.
AL Madan, Yogita Dua, Sangeeta Mehta
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A Dictionary of Spanish Idioms with Their English Equivalents
To bolt, abscond, run away. To bolt a door. 15 Bomb-proof (}'ig.) He is a great bore. I was born and bred here. To be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth. To be born with a wooden spoon in one's mouth. 2o To borrow. Both one and other.
Leonard Williams, 1922
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Chambers Idioms
... 's paper that the silly season is here again — nothing in it but rubbish! silver be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth to be born into a wealthy family: What does he know about hardship — he was born with a silver spoon in his mouth!
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Business Communication Skills
To be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth (to be born in prosperous circumstances; to be a rich man's child). 'Those who are born with a silver spoon in their mouth rarely accomplish any of those great and good things which require force ...
Meeta Ghosh
9
A Dictionary of Anglo-American Proverbs & Proverbial ...
(p. 450) Agate, James. The Later Ego. New York: Crown Publishers, 1951. To be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth (APP 348; ODEP 76; EAP 410; MP 588) 1848 Fer the silver spoon born in Dermocracy's mouth | Is a kind of a seringe. (p.
George B. Bryan, Wolfgang Mieder, 2005
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美國最新口語
•fr Pride has given Mr. Lee the cold shoulder to all assistance from his friends. be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth ШЯ*ffi£U*WAÎNoÎÎÎIIiftiEfêÎ! (born to wealthy and comfortable family) ° ÍUWÁÍE in one's mouth í^í ° 1МШО^Ш|Ь (silver  ...
懷中, 2005

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