Alternative terms for "Apron strings"

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Apron Strings

aprioristically
apriorities
apriority
aprium
apriums
aprobarbital
aprocarb
aprocta
aproctous
aprofen
apron
apron-string hold
apron flashing
apron string
apron strings (current term)
aproned
apronful
apronfuls
aproning
apronless
apronlike
aprons
apronsful
aprophoria
apropo
apropos
apropos of
apropos of nothing
aprosdoketa

Literary usage of Apron strings

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1. Mother's Day: Its History, Origin, Celebration, Spirit, and Significance as by Susan Tracy Rice, Robert Haven Schauffler (1915)
"Far better taught, she lays her bosom bare, And the fond boy springs back to nestle there. HIS MOTHER'S APRON-STRINGS * BY ISABEL C. BARROWS ..."

2. "Mother" in Verse and Prose: A Book of Remembrance edited by Robert Haven Schauffler (1916)
"Far better taught, she lays her bosom bare, And the fond boy springs back to nestle there. HIS MOTHER'S APRON-STRINGS * BY ISABEL C. BARROWS ..."

3. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1854)
"It le тегу Had and grievous to think ol the shock that a young boy's moral system must receive when he emerges from the too tightly laced apron-strings of a ..."

4. Aids to Family Government: Or, From the Cradle to the School, According to by Herbert Spencer, Bertha Meyer (1879)
"MOTHERS' APRON-STRINGS. 68. It is an old saying that children " brought up at their mothers' apron-strings are most likely to go wrong when thrown on their ..."

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