be wet behind the ears Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “be wet behind the ears” in the English Dictionary

"be wet behind the ears" in British English

See all translations

be wet behind the ears

to be ​young and without ​experience
(Definition of be wet behind the ears from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be wet behind the ears”
in Chinese (Simplified) 乳臭未干的,无经验的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 乳臭未乾的,無經驗的…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
public school

in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

Word of the Day