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chocolate-box

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈtʃɒk.lət.bɒks/  us   /ˈtʃɑːk.lət.bɑːks/ UK
used to refer to something that looks very attractive, but is traditional and boring: a chocolate-box village
Translations of “chocolate-box”
in Chinese (Traditional) 看似誘人實則傳統乏味的,華而不實的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看似诱人实则传统乏味的,华而不实的…
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