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English definition of “make no claim to be sth”

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make no claim to be sth

to not be trying to make people believe that you are a particular thing: I make no claim to be a brilliant pianist, but I can play a few tunes.
Translations of “make no claim to be sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不自誇是, 不自詡是…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不自诩是, 不自夸是…
(Definition of make no claim to be sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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