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sour grapes

noun [U]  /ˈsɑʊər ˈɡreɪps/
bad behavior that happens because someone else is more successful: Are his criticisms justified, or is this a case of sour grapes from a less successful artist?
Translations of “sour grapes”
in Chinese (Traditional) 酸葡萄(指由於得不到而貶低某物)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酸葡萄(指由于得不到而贬低某物)…
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