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stick to sb's ribs

If you ​describefood as ​sticking to ​yourribs, you ​mean that it makes you ​feel like you have ​eaten a lot.
(Definition of stick to sb's ribs from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stick to sb's ribs”
in Chinese (Simplified) (食物)顶饱,吃后感觉很饱…
in Chinese (Traditional) (食物)撐飽,吃後感覺很飽…
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