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skin-deep

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1 lying on or affecting only the outer layer of something
  • Fortunately, the cut was only skin-deep.
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2 having or showing a lack of depth of understanding or character
  • The book provides some interesting anecdotes but only offers a skin-deep analysis of the events it chronicles.
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