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    Default it need an idiom that means the oposite of

    an apple doesn't fall far from the tree

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    Default Re: it need an idiom that means the oposite of

    Not easy to find one. This is the best I've come up with so far:

    Travel broadens the mind

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    Default Re: it need an idiom that means the oposite of

    The metaphor about the apple not falling far from the tree alludes to children being similar to their parents. I can't think of an idiom or other type of saying that alludes to children being different from their parents.

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    Default Re: it need an idiom that means the oposite of

    I suppose you could say that someone is 'not a chip off the old block'.

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