rough diamond Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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rough diamondnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US diamond in the rough)
a ​person who is ​kinder and more ​pleasant than they ​seem to be from ​theirappearance and ​manner
(Definition of rough diamond from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rough diamond”
in Chinese (Simplified) 看上去粗鲁但心地善良的人,外粗内秀的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 看上去粗魯但心地善良的人,外粗內秀的人…
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