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English definition of “be more to this than meets the eye”

be more to this than meets the eye

If there is more to something than meets the eye, it is more difficult to understand or involves more things than you thought at the beginning.Difficult to understandComplicated and difficult to doPuzzle and confuse
(Definition of be more to this than meets the eye from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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