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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “in the doghouse”

in the doghouse

UK and US informal
If you are in the doghouse, someone is annoyed with you and shows their disapproval
惹祸,惹麻烦
I'm in the doghouse - I broke Sara's favourite vase this morning.
我惹麻烦了——今天早晨我把萨拉最喜爱的花瓶给打碎了。
Humiliating and degrading
(Definition of in the doghouse from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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