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be neither fish nor fowl

like one thing in some ​ways and like another thing in other ​ways
(Definition of be neither fish nor fowl from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be neither fish nor fowl”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非驴非马, 不伦不类…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非驢非馬, 不倫不類…
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