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English definition of “be (as) plain as the nose on your face”

be (as) plain as the nose on your face

(also be (as) plain as a pikestaff)
to be very obvious : He's not happy here - that's as plain as the nose on your face .Apparent and obviousVisible
(Definition of be (as) plain as the nose on your face from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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