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(as) large as life

used as a way of ​describing a ​person you ​see, and are ​surprised to ​see, in a ​particularplace: I ​looked up from my ​newspaper and there he was, as large as ​life, Tim Trotter!
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Translations of “(as) large as life”
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示见到某人本人感到惊奇)本人,本身…
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示見到某人本人感到驚奇)本人,本身…
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