bald as a billiard ball

bald as a billiard ball
((as) bald as a billiard ball (as a coot или as an egg, австрал. as a bandicoot))
совершенно лысый; ≈ голый как коленка

The Verger... is bald as an egg and his yellowish face is parched and woebegone-looking. (S. O'Casey, ‘Red Roses for Me’, act IV) — Голова у причетника лысая, гладкая как яйцо, лицо желтое, сморщенное и печальное.


Большой англо-русский фразеологический словарь. - М.: «Русский язык-Медиа».. 2006.

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