in the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “in the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king” in the English Dictionary

"in the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king" in British English

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in the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king

UK saying said about a ​difficultsituation in which someone with only a few ​skills is in a ​betterposition and more ​successful than those ​people who have none
(Definition of in the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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