Translation of "street smarts" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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street smartsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈstriːt ˌsmɑːts/ us /ˈstriːt ˌsmɑːrts/ US

the ability to manage or succeed in difficult or dangerous situations, especially in big towns or cities

You don't have the street smarts to last ten minutes in New York without getting ripped off. 你還沒有那種能在紐約街頭逗留十分鐘而不被騙的都市生存能力。

(Translation of “street smarts” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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