Meaning of “skin-deep” in the English Dictionary

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"skin-deep" in British English

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(Definition of “skin-deep” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"skin-deep" in American English

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powerful or strong only in appearance:

Her confidence was only skin-deep.

(Definition of “skin-deep” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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