Значение идиомы skin-deep

[skin-deep] {adj.} Only on the surface; not having any deep orhonest meaning; not really or closely connected with what it seems tobelong to.

Mary’s friendliness with Joan is only skin-deep.

Ralph crammed for the test and got a good grade, but his knowledge ofthe lesson is only skin-deep.

Contrast: BRED IN THE BONE.


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