Idioms of the Week: Flash as a Rat With a Gold Tooth

sazCan you guess the meaning of “flash as a rat with a gold tooth”? 당신은 “flash as a rat with a gold tooth” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?

Egyptian rodent by J_Alves

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Answer(답):

Ostentatious. A man who tries hard to impress people by his appearance/behavior. In spite of a superficial smartness, he is not to be trusted. In spite of the gold tooth, he is still a rat.

Sample sentence(샘플 문장):

You’re looking as flash as a rat with a gold tooth!

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