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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “the scales fall from sb's eyes”

the scales fall from sb's eyes

literary
If the scales fall from your eyes, you suddenly know and understand the truth.
(某人)恍然大悟,顿时看清真相
Understanding and comprehending
(Definition of the scales fall from sb's eyes from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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