dyed-in-the-wool Rate this phrase:(3.33 / 3 votes)
Firmly established in a person's beliefs or habits; deeply ingrained in the nature of a person or thing.

John Major was described by his opponents as a dyed-in-the-wool Conservative.

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dyed-in-the-woolDyed before being formed into cloth.
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