人不知,鬼不覺

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Chinese[edit]

man; person; people (negative prefix); not; no to know; to be aware ghost; sly; crafty (negative prefix); not; no
 
feel; find that; thinking; awake; aware; a nap; a sleep
trad. (人不知,鬼不覺)
simp. (人不知,鬼不觉)

Etymology[edit]

Literally: people don't know, and ghosts don't feel

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

人不知,鬼不覺

  1. something that is so mysterious, that it cannot be known by humans or felt by ghosts