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English definition of “see things in black and white”

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see things in black and white

to have a simple view of what is right and wrong, or good and bad
Translations of “see things in black and white”
in Chinese (Traditional) 看問題黑白分明,觀點絕對化…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看问题黑白分明,观点绝对化…
(Definition of see things in black and white from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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