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put flesh on (the bones of) sth

UK to add more details to a plan, idea, argument, etc. to make it better or more complete
Translations of “put flesh on (the bones of) sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 充實, 加細節於…
in Chinese (Simplified) 充实, 加细节于…
(Definition of put flesh on (the bones of) sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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