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Definición de “beat sb at their own game” en inglés

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beat sb at their own game

to use to your own advantage the methods by which someone else has tried to defeat you
Traducciones de “beat sb at their own game”
en chino (tradicionál) 以其人之道還治其人之身…
en chino (simplificado) 以其人之道还治其人之身…
(Definition of beat sb at their own game from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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