more than just a pretty face

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: being attractive but also having other good qualities, such as intelligence If he wants to get people to vote for him, he's got to prove he's more than just a pretty face.

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“More than just a pretty face.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/more%20than%20just%20a%20pretty%20face. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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