have your nose in a book

have your nose in a book
have (your) nose in a book to be reading.

My daughter reads all the time. She's always got her nose in a book.


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  • have nose in a book — have (your) nose in a book to be reading. My daughter reads all the time. She s always got her nose in a book …   New idioms dictionary

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