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je ne sais quoinoun [S]

uk   us   /ˌʒə.nə.seɪˈkwɑː/
French for 'I don't ​know what': a ​pleasingquality that cannot be ​exactlynamed or ​described: Although he's not ​conventionallyattractive, he has a ​certain je ne sais quoi that makes him ​popular with the ​ladies.
(Definition of je ne sais quoi from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “je ne sais quoi”
in Chinese (Simplified) 难以描绘(或表达)的好品质, 妙不可言的特性…
in Chinese (Traditional) 難以描繪(或表達)的好品質, 妙不可言的特性…
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