English version

put flesh on something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishput flesh on somethingput flesh on somethingDETAILto give more details about something to make it clear, more interesting etc syn flesh something ↔ out I’ll try to put some flesh on the plan Margaret has outlined. flesh
Examples from the Corpus
put flesh on somethingMedical experts put flesh on the statistical data for the audience.The strength of this book is that it puts flesh on the bare bones of this argument.Chen has now put flesh on his proposal in an interview with Business Week.
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