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put sth/sb in a pigeonhole

usually disapproving
to form a very fixed, often wrong, opinion about what type of person or thing someone or something is
(Definition of put sth/sb in a pigeonhole from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put sth/sb in a pigeonhole”
in Chinese (Simplified) 想当然地把…归类…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕率主觀地把…歸類…
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