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be (right) under your nose

to be in a ​place that you can ​clearlysee: I ​spent all ​morninglooking for the ​book, and it was ​right under my nose the ​wholetime. She ​shoved the ​letter under her boss's nose (= made ​certain he ​saw it).
(Definition of be (right) under your nose from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be (right) under your nose”
in Chinese (Simplified) 就在(某人)眼前…
in Chinese (Traditional) 就在(某人)眼前…
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