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A snake in the grass

If someone is a snake in the grass, they are pretending to be
friendly, but are really intending to do harm.

Example:
"He's a real snake in the grass. He pretended to be interested
in our ideas, but he was really finding out information about us
that he could use to get us into trouble.

Snake in the grass




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