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Definition of My cup runneth over

My cup runneth over Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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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.'
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"My Cup Runneth Over" is a quotation from the Hebrew Bible (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 generous.

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