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savoir-faire

noun [U] uk   /ˌsæv.wɑːˈfeər/  us   /-ˈfer/ formal
the ability to do and say the right thing in any social situation: She possesses great savoir-faire.
Translations of “savoir-faire”
in Chinese (Traditional) 隨機應變的能力, 應付自如的社交能力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 机敏处世的能力, 应付自如的社交能力…
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