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paper tiger

Noun1.paper tiger - the nature of a person or organization that appears powerful but is actually powerless and ineffectual; "he reminded Mao that the paper tiger had nuclear teeth"
impotence, impotency, powerlessness
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Paper muslin
paper napkin
paper nautilus
paper over
paper plant
paper plate
paper profit
Paper reed
paper round
paper route
paper rush
Paper sailor
Paper stainer
Paper stock
paper tape
paper thin
-- paper tiger --
paper towel
paper toweling
paper trail
paper wasp
Paper weight
paper white
paper-back book
Paper-book
paper-net
paper-pusher
paperback
paperback book
paperbacked
paperbark birch
paperboard
paperboy
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