Meaning of “(from) under your nose” in the English Dictionary

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"(from) under your nose" in British English

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(from) under your nose

US also (out from) under your nose

C2 used about something bad that happens in an obvious way but in a way that you do not notice or cannot prevent:

She stole the shoes from under the assistant's nose.

(Definition of “(from) under your nose” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)