Translation of "complacency" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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complacencynoun [ U ]

uk /kəmˈpleɪ.sən.si/ us /kəmˈpleɪ.sən.si/ also complacence, disapproving

a feeling of calm satisfaction with your own abilities or situation that prevents you from trying harder

自满,自鸣得意
What annoys me about these girls is their complacency - they seem to have no desire to expand their horizons. 这些姑娘让我生气的是她们的自满情绪——她们似乎根本没有扩展知识面的愿望。
There's no room for complacency if we want to stay in this competition! 我们要想在竞争中立足就决不能自满!

(Translation of “complacency” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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