compare apples and/to/with oranges
Definition of compare apples and/to/with oranges
: to compare things that are very different To compare large trucks with compact cars is to compare apples with oranges.
Word by Word Definitions
: a globose berry with a yellowish to reddish-orange rind and a sweet edible pulp
: any of various small evergreen citrus trees (genus Citrus) with glossy ovate leaves, hard yellow wood, fragrant white flowers, and fruits that are oranges
: any of several trees or fruits resembling the orange
: of or relating to the orange
: of the color orange
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