Translation of "lightweight" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (NOT SERIOUS) 不严肃 uk us /ˈlaɪt.weɪt/ disapproving

a person whose work in a particular area of activity does not show a deep understanding or knowledge of that subject

In certain circles he has been dismissed as a literary lightweight. 在某些圈子里,他被斥为对文学一知半解而遭到排斥。

(Translation of “lightweight noun (NOT SERIOUS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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