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ChineseEdit

to be afraid; to fear wife
simp. and trad.
(怕老婆)
老婆

EtymologyEdit

Literally: "afraid of one's wife". It is believed that if a man is ticklish, it is a sign of fear of his present or future wife.

PronunciationEdit


IdiomEdit

怕老婆

  1. to be henpecked; to be afraid of one's wife
  2. ticklish (of a man)

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