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cheek by jowl

very ​close together: The ​poorlived cheek by ​jowl in ​industrialminingtowns in ​VictorianEngland.
(Definition of cheek by jowl from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cheek by jowl”
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧靠在一起,紧挨着…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊靠在一起,緊挨著…
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