Translation: from spanish

one man's meat is another man's poison

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  • one man's meat is another man's poison — one man’s meat is another man’s poison mainly spoken phrase used for saying that not everyone likes the same things Thesaurus: difference and differencessynonym Main entry: meat * * * proverb things liked or enjoyed by one person may be… …   Useful english dictionary

  • one man's meat is another man's poison — ► one man s meat is another man s poison proverb things liked or enjoyed by one person may be distasteful to another. Main Entry: ↑meat …   English terms dictionary

  • one man's meat is another man's poison — one person likes what another person hates, to each his own    Some people love his music; others hate it. One man s meat is another man s poison …   English idioms

  • one man's meat is another man's poison — This idiom means that one person can like something very much, but another can hate it …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • one man’s meat is another man’s poison — Cf. LUCRETIUS De Rerum Natura IV. 637 quod ali cibus est aliis fuat acre venenum, what is food to one person may be bitter poison to others. c 1576 T. WHYTHORNE Autobiography (1961) 203 On bodies meat iz an otherz poizon. 1604 Plato’s Cap B4 That …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • one man's meat is another man's poison — What is good for one person is not necessarily good for another. A proverb, * /Even though Jeff likes to swim in ice cold water, his brother Tun hates it. This is understandable, however, because one s man s meat is another man s poison./… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • one man's meat is another man's poison — What is good for one person is not necessarily good for another. A proverb, * /Even though Jeff likes to swim in ice cold water, his brother Tun hates it. This is understandable, however, because one s man s meat is another man s poison./… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • one\ man's\ meat\ is\ another\ man's\ poison — proverb What is good for one person is not necessarily good for another. Even though Jeff likes to swim in ice cold water, his brother tun hates it. this is understandable, however, because one s man s meat is another man s poison. Contrast: what …   Словарь американских идиом

  • One man's meat is another man's poison. — something that you say which means that something one person likes very much can be something that another person does not like at all. I wouldn t want to do her job, but she seems to love it. Oh well, one man s meat is another man s poison …   New idioms dictionary

  • one man's meat is another man's poison — what is good for one person is not good for another …   English contemporary dictionary

  • one man's meat is another man's poison —    This idiom means that one person can like something very much, but another can hate it.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions


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