人不知,鬼不覺

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ChineseEdit

man; person; people not; no; (negative prefix) to know; to be aware ghost; sly; crafty not; no; (negative prefix)
 
feel; find that; thinking; awake; aware; a nap; a sleep
trad. (人不知,鬼不覺)
simp. (人不知,鬼不觉)

EtymologyEdit

Literally: people don't know, and ghosts don't feel

PronunciationEdit


IdiomEdit

人不知,鬼不覺

  1. something that is so mysterious, that it cannot be known by humans or felt by ghosts