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be a big fish in a small pond

to have a lot of influence only over a small area
是小池中的大魚;僅在小範圍內很有影響力
Position and status in groups and organizations
Translations of “be a big fish in a small pond”
in Chinese (Simplified) 是小池中的大鱼, 仅在小范围内很有影响…
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