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not leave much/leave little to the imagination - definition and synonyms

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  1. to show or describe so much of something that people do not have to imagine what the rest is like. This expression is used especially for talking about sex or about people who show parts of their bodies

    a very low-cut dress that didn’t leave much to the imagination

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