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English definition of “skeleton in the/your cupboard/closet”

skeleton in the/your cupboard/closet

an embarrassing secret: Most families have one or two skeletons in the cupboard.Secrecy and privacy
(Definition of skeleton in the/your cupboard/closet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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