apples to oranges

Main Entry:  apples to oranges
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  an unfair comparison, as between things that cannot be evaluated according to the same criteria
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apples to oranges definition


and A2O
  1. phr. & comp. abb.
    [but that's comparing] apples to oranges; [You are] making an unfair comparison. : Chevvies and Beemers! That's apples to oranges! They're not even in the same class! , It's A2O! What can I say?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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