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a chip off the old block

informal
someone who is very similar in character to their father or mother
(Definition of a chip off the old block from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a chip off the old block”
in Chinese (Simplified) (性格上)酷似父亲(或母亲)的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) (性格上)酷似父親(或母親)的人…
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