paper-thin Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"paper-thin" in British English

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paper-thinadjective

uk   /ˈpeɪ.pəˌθɪn/  us   /-pɚ-/
very ​thin: paper-thin ​layers of ​pastry The ​walls were paper-thin and I could ​hear everything!
(Definition of paper-thin from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"paper-thin" in American English

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paper-thinadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈpeɪ·pərˌθɪn/
very ​thin: The ​walls are paper-thin – you can ​hear every word ​ourneighbors say.
(Definition of paper-thin from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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