not just another pretty face


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be not just another pretty face

To have distinguishing achievements, intelligence, skills, or abilities beyond what was or may have been assumed. Sure I know how to fix your computer; I'm not just another pretty face, you know! Bob: "I didn't know Jerry had a PhD in engineering." Dave: "I guess he's not just another pretty face."
See also: another, face, just, not, pretty

not just another pretty face

Having distinguishing achievements, intelligence, skills, or abilities beyond what was or may have been assumed. (The assertion that someone is also very attractive is sometimes meant to be humorous rather than literal.) Yeah, I know how to fix your computer. I'm not just another pretty face, you know! A: "I didn't know Jerry had a PhD in engineering." B: "I guess he's not just another pretty face."
See also: another, face, just, not, pretty
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