Translation of "be penny-wise and pound-foolish" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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be penny-wise and pound-foolish

old-fashioned

to be extremely careful about small amounts of money and not careful enough about larger amounts of money

小錢仔細,大錢揮霍;省小錢花大錢

(Translation of “be penny-wise and pound-foolish” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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