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not all roses

(also not a bed of roses)
If a situation is not all roses, there are unpleasant things to deal with as well as the pleasant ones: Being in a relationship is not all roses, you know.
Translations of “not all roses”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不盡如人意, 並非盡善盡美…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不尽如人意, 并非尽善尽美…
(Definition of not all roses from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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