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What does under one's nose mean?

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under one's nose


1. directly in front of one; clearly visible
2. obvious or apparent.
3. in someone's presence.


1. I searched for my glasses for twenty minutes, and finally found them right under my nose.
2. If we had paid more attention, we would have found that the answer was under our noses the whole time.
3. They were stealing his money just under his nose.

This idiom is in the parts of the body category

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