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Simplfied Chinese
一年被蛇咬十年怕井绳
Traditional Chinese
一年被蛇咬十年怕井繩
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yī nián bèi shé yǎo shí nián pà jǐng shéng
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
yat1 nin4 bei6 se4 ngaau5 sap6 nin4 pa3 jeng2 sing4
Short definition once bitten twice shy
Usage frequency Very infrequent
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All available English definitions bitten by a snake in one year, fears the well rope for ten years (idiom)MDBG icon / once bitten twice shyMDBG icon /
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Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: bitten by a snake in one year, fears the well rope for ten years (idiom); once bitten twice shy
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