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know what it is (like) to

to be ​familiar with how it ​feels to be or do something: She ​knows what it's like to go ​bankrupt - it ​happened to her 20 ​years ago.
(Definition of know what it is (like) to from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “know what it is (like) to”
in Chinese (Simplified) 了解...的感觉、滋味…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瞭解…的感覺、滋味…
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