Definition of apple pie noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    apple pie

    BrE BrE//ˌæpl ˈpaɪ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌæpl ˈpaɪ//
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  1. 1 [countable, uncountable] apples baked in a dish with pastry on the bottom, sides and top a slice of apple pie
  2. 2[uncountable] (North American English) used to represent an idea of perfect home life and comfort Who could argue against motherhood and apple pie?
  3. Idioms
    as American as apple pie
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    used to say that something is typical of America
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: apple pie