peaches and cream

peaches and cream
peaches and cream,
Slang. splendid; fine; wonderful: »

It would be unfair to maintain that all was peaches and cream…or to suggest that all city neighborhoods are as filled with goods and services within any walking distance as our own (Atlantic).

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1) (of a person's complexion) of a cream color with downy pink cheeks

all is not quite peaches and cream

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peaches and cream
1
— used to describe someone who has smooth and pale skin with light pink cheeks

She has a peaches and cream complexion.

2 chiefly US, informal : a situation, process, etc., that has no trouble or problems

He promised her that if she married him, life would be peaches and cream.

We've managed to finish the job, but it hasn't been all peaches and cream.

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