Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 02:12

人心隔肚皮

ChineseEdit

people's thoughts
 
to separate; to stand or lie between; to divide; to cut off
tummy, belly
simp. and trad.
(人心隔肚皮)
人心 肚皮

EtymologyEdit

Literally: a person's heart is near one's belly

PronunciationEdit


IdiomEdit

人心隔肚皮

  1. keep one's thoughts to oneself
  2. keep one's thoughts close to one's breast
  3. to not reveal what one is thinking