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put flesh on (the bones of) sth

UK to add more details to a plan, idea, argument, etc. to make it better or more complete
(Definition of put flesh on (the bones of) sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put flesh on (the bones of) sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 充实, 加细节于…
in Chinese (Traditional) 充實, 加細節於…
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