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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “street smarts”

street smarts

plural noun   US
the ability to manage or succeed in difficult or dangerous situations, especially in big towns or cities
(尤指在都市的)生存能力,適應能力
You haven't got 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。
Wise and sensibleKnowledge and awareness
(Definition of street smarts plural noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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