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be a big fish in a small pond

to have a lot of influence only over a small area
Translations of “be a big fish in a small pond”
in Chinese (Traditional) 是小池中的大魚, 僅在小範圍內很有影響力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 是小池中的大鱼, 仅在小范围内很有影响…
(Definition of be a big fish in a small pond from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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