Translation of "can't hold a candle to" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

can't hold a candle to

can't hold a candle to

to not be as good as the person or thing mentioned

不能和…相比
Her latest book is readable enough, but it can't hold a candle to her earlier work. 她最新出版的书有一定的可读性,但不能同早期的作品媲美。

(Translation of “can't hold a candle to” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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