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[dahyd-n-th uh-woo l] /ˈdaɪd n ðəˈwʊl/

through and through; complete:
a dyed-in-the-wool reformer.
dyed before weaving.
extreme or unchanging in attitude, opinion, etc
(of a fabric) made of dyed yarn

Thoroughgoing or complete: “The door-to-door salespeople are wasting their time with Evans; he’s a dyed-in-the-wool advocate of shopping on the Internet.”


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