Meaning of “show sb in their true colours” in the English Dictionary


"show sb in their true colours" in English

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show sb in their true colours

to show what someone's real character is, especially when it is unpleasant

(Definition of “show sb in their true colours” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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