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Jekyll and Hyde

noun [S] uk   us   /ˌdʒek.l̩.əndˈhaɪd/ disapproving
a person with two very different sides to their personality, one good and the other evil: The professor was a real Jekyll and Hyde - sometimes kind and charming, and at other times rude and obnoxious.
Translations of “Jekyll and Hyde”
in Chinese (Traditional) 具有善惡雙重人格的人,雙重性格交替出現的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 具有善恶两重人格的人,两重性格交替出现的人…
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