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See also: 班门弄斧

ChineseEdit

 
team; class; rank; squad; a work shift; a measure word; surname
 
opening; door; gate; doorway; gateway; valve; switch; way to do something; knack; family; house; (religious) sect; school (of thought); class; category; phylum or division (taxonomy)
 
to do; to manage; to handle; to play with; to fool with; to mess with; to fix; to toy with; lane; alley
hatchet
trad. (班門弄斧)
simp. (班门弄斧)
Literally: “brandish an axe at Ban's gate”.

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IdiomEdit

班門弄斧

  1. to show off one's inferior talent or skill in front of an expert