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Meaning of “be more to this than meets the eye” in the English Dictionary

"be more to this than meets the eye" in British English

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be more to this than meets the eye

If there is more to something than ​meets the ​eye, it is more ​difficult to ​understand or ​involves more things than you ​thought at the ​beginning.
(Definition of be more to this than meets the eye from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be more to this than meets the eye”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不像表面那么简单,比表面看到的要复杂…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不像表面那麼簡單,比表面看到的要複雜…
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