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English definition of “sb's face doesn't fit”

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sb's face doesn't fit

UK informal
If someone's face doesn't fit, their appearance or personality is not suitable for a job or other activity.
Translations of “sb's face doesn't fit”
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人的)長相不合格,(某人的)性格不合適…
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人的)长相不合格,(某人的)性格不合适…
(Definition of sb's face doesn't fit from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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