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pale in comparison

(also pale beside sth/sb) to ​seem much less ​serious or ​important when ​compared with someone or something ​else: I ​thought I was ​badlytreated but my ​experiences pale in ​comparison with yours.
(Definition of pale in comparison from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pale in comparison”
in Chinese (Simplified) 相形见绌…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相形見絀…
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