lightweight noun (NOT SERIOUS) translate to Mandarin Chinese
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lightweight

noun [C] (NOT SERIOUS)
不严肃
 
 
/ˈlaɪt.weɪt/ disapproving
a person whose work in a particular area of activity does not show a deep understanding or knowledge of that subject
一知半解的人,理解不深的人
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。
Inexperienced people and lack of experiencePeople of little importance
Translations of “lightweight”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不嚴肅, 一知半解的人,理解不深的人…
(Definition of lightweight noun (NOT SERIOUS) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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