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English definition of “press the flesh”

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press the flesh

informal
to shake hands with a lot of people: Politicians have to get out and about and press the flesh.
Translations of “press the flesh”
in Chinese (Traditional) 與許多人握手…
in Chinese (Simplified) 与许多人握手…
(Definition of press the flesh from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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