Значение идиомы gild the lily

[gild the lily] also [paint the lily] {v. phr.} To addunnecessarily to something already beautiful or good enough.

Totalk about a beautiful sunset is to gild the lily.

For thebeautiful girl to use makeup would be to gild the lily.

Frank’sfather is a millionaire, but Frank gilds the lily by saying he is abillionaire.


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