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English definition of “like a bull in a china shop”

like a bull in a china shop

If someone is like a bull in a china shop, they are very careless in the way that they move or behave: We told her it was a delicate situation but she went into the meeting like a bull in a china shop.Inability and awkwardnessNot paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoring
(Definition of like a bull in a china shop from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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