1 phony as a three-dollar billфальшивыйThe whole deal stinks. It’s as phony as a three-dollar bill.
2 phony as a three-dollar billамер.; жарг.≈ с большими странностями, отклонениями [в США не существует трёхдолларовых банкнот]
Della Street said, ‘...he's as phony as a three dollar bill.’ (E. S. Gardner, ‘The Case of the Grinning Gorilla’, ch. 2) — Делла Стрит сказала, что... этот клиент ведет себя очень странно.
3 Phony as a three-dollar bill• <As> phony as a three-dollar bill амер. С большими странностями [отклонениями]
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