cup runneth over

cup runneth over
feeling too full of love or joy or happiness

Whenever I listen to Mother Teresa, my cup runneth over.

English Idioms. Sayings and slang .

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • My Cup Runneth Over — is a quotation from the Hebrew Bible[1] (Psalm 23:5) and means I have more than enough for my needs though interpretations and usage may vary. Notably, it can be employed sarcastically to indicate that someone, e.g. one s host, is being less than …   Wikipedia

  • my cup runneth over — Meaning Origin From The Bible Psalms 23:5. Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over …   Meaning and origin of phrases

  • Cup holder — This article is about vehicle and auditorium cup holders. For other uses, see Cup holder (disambiguation). A cup holder is a device to hold a cup or other drinking vessel. It is a fixture in automobiles, trains, and other vehicles, as well as in… …   Wikipedia

  • To run over — Run Run, v. i. [imp. {Ran}or {Run}; p. p. {Run}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Running}.] [OE. rinnen, rennen (imp. ran, p. p. runnen, ronnen). AS. rinnan to flow (imp. ran, p. p. gerunnen), and iernan, irnan, to run (imp. orn, arn, earn, p. p. urnen); akin… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Festival Cup — Infobox sports league sport=Football (soccer) founded=2003 teams= 2 country=flagicon|Scotland Scotland champion=Heart of Midlothian F.C.The Festival Cup was a Scottish football tournament played in 2003 and 2004. Designed to tie in with the… …   Wikipedia

  • Ed Ames — Infobox musical artist | | Name = (Mingo) Ed Ames | Img capt = Ed Ames as Mingo Img size = Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Edmund Dantes Urick Alias = Born = birth date and age|1927|7|9 Died = Origin = Malden, Massachusetts… …   Wikipedia

  • BIBLE — THE CANON, TEXT, AND EDITIONS canon general titles the canon the significance of the canon the process of canonization contents and titles of the books the tripartite canon …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Bottle Boys — infobox television show name = Bottle Boys caption = A screenshot of the title sequence format = Sitcom runtime = 30 minutes creator = Vince Powell starring = Robin Askwith country = UK network = London Weekend Television first aired = 1… …   Wikipedia

  • Cops L.A.C. — Cops L.A.C. Intertitle of Cops L.A.C. Also known as Cops: Local Area Command Genre Police procedural Dr …   Wikipedia

  • I Do! I Do! — Infobox Musical name= I Do! I Do! subtitle= caption= Logo music= Harvey Schmidt lyrics= Tom Jones book= Tom Jones basis= Jan de Hartog play The Fourposter productions= 1966 Broadway 1982 US Television 1996 Off Broadway revival awards= I Do! I Do! …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”