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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SKIN-DEEP

It is not barbarous merely because the printing is skin-deep and unalterable.

Beauty is only skin-deep, but the nerves lie very near to the skin.

I have called myself "Skin-deep" ever since, day and night—the name I deserve.'

It is but the exterior sign of good conduct, but may be no more than skin-deep.

But if his words and writings are examined, it will be seen that this mobility was only skin-deep.

Yet one ought to do him the justice to say that his vanity was only skin-deep.

We only scratch Nature skin-deep, and her wealds will devour our black countries.

An address is only skin-deep, after all; besides, Streatham is pretty.

The Carcajieu may or may not be a beauty, but his look is only skin-deep anyhow.

After all his personal taste for melodrama was only skin-deep.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.