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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “be a big fish in a small pond”

be a big fish in a small pond

to have a lot of influence only over a small area
是小池中的大鱼;仅在小范围内很有影响
Position and status in groups and organizations
(Definition of be a big fish in a small pond from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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