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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
Translations of “street smarts”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指在都市的)生存能力,适应能力…
(Definition of street smarts from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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