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Meaning of “lean and hungry” in the English Dictionary

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lean and hungry

showing a very ​strong and ​determinedwish to get something: He's got that lean and ​hungrylook.
(Definition of lean and hungry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lean and hungry”
in Chinese (Simplified) 野心勃勃,志在必得…
in Chinese (Traditional) 野心勃勃,志在必得…
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