how do you like them apples?

How do you like them apples? Is an idiom which is often used to gloat about something you did well or that happened for you or to express bemusement or irritation at something. This phrase can be used as a positive or negative statement, which often depends on the tone of voice. When spoken with a pleasant demeanor, it typically has the meaning of gloating about something, but in the negative form, someone will use it with sarcasm.