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English definition of “in your salad days”

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in your salad days

old-fashioned
during the period of time when you were a young person and had little experience: I met her in my salad days.
Translations of “in your salad days”
in Chinese (Traditional) 在少不更事的歲月,涉世未深時…
in Chinese (Simplified) 在少不更事的岁月,涉世未深时…
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