Idiom: Beauty is only skin deep
Meaning: This idiom means that appearances can be deceptive and something that seems or looks good may turn out to be bad.Country: International English | Subject Area: Body and bodily functions | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Between the devil and the deep blue sea
- Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
- By the skin of your teeth
- All skin and bone
- Save your skin
- Play out of your skin
- Skin in the game
- Banana skin
- Skin and bones
- Under your skin
- No skin off my nose
- More than one way to skin a cat
- Throw someone in at the deep end
- Waste of skin
- Deep pockets
- Dig way down deep
- Deep pockets but short arms
- Wouldn't pull the skin off a rice pudding
- Jump out of one's skin
- There are many ways to skin a cat
- Skin someone alive
- Age before beauty
- Still waters run deep
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