Translation of "be one in the eye for sb" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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be one in the eye for sb

UK

to be a disappointment or defeat for someone

令某人感到失望;對某人來講是一個挫折或失敗
His promotion was one in the eye for his rivals. 他被擢升了,這對他的對手來講無疑是個打擊。

(Translation of “be one in the eye for sb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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