hole-in-the-wall :

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  • n  a small unpretentious out-of-the-way place
    his office was a hole-in-the-wall

  • Plumb, 49, became a habitu of a hole-in-the-wall caf frequented by local tradesmen and accompanied Conlon on explorations around the city.
  • The priciest hole-in-the-wall we've ducked into lately is the Pavilion (5 Tun Wo Lane, Central, 2869-7768) tucked back in a tiny alley off the Midlevels Escalator, just past the .
  • A few crematists, to popularize their profession, are charging only $50 to perform all disposal functions from death bed to hole-in-the-wall.

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