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a chip off the old block

informal
someone who is very similar in character to their father or mother
Translations of “a chip off the old block”
in Chinese (Traditional) (性格上)酷似父親(或母親)的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) (性格上)酷似父亲(或母亲)的人…
(Definition of a chip off the old block from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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