Meaning of “not move a muscle” in the English Dictionary

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"not move a muscle" in British English

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not move a muscle

to stay completely still:

She sat without moving a muscle as the nurse put the needle in.

(Definition of “not move a muscle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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