the world is one's lobster

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally a malapropism spoken by character Arthur Daley in the British TV comedy-drama Minder.

ProverbEdit

the world is one's lobster

  1. (UK, humorous) intentional misrendering of the proverb "the world is one's oyster"

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 17 June 2013, at 23:24