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娇生惯养
Pinyin
jiāo shēng guàn yǎng
English
be pampered and spoiled
Explanation
Meaning
娇:爱怜过甚;惯:纵容,放任。从小就被溺爱、娇养惯了。
Context
清·曹雪芹《红楼梦》第七十七回:“宝玉冷笑道:‘原是想他自幼娇生惯养的,何尝受过一日委屈。’”
Example
她从小~,什么事也不会干。
Synonyms
掌上明珠、养尊处优
Grammar
联合式;作谓语、宾语、定语;含贬义
 
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