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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “small fry”

small fry

noun [U]
 
 
informal
people or things that are not considered to be important
无足轻重的人(或事物)
They may be key players in their own company, but they're small fry in the industry itself.
他们可能是自己公司里的核心人物,但在整个行业里却无足轻重。
People of little importanceThings of little importance
(Definition of small fry from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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