張冠李戴

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Chinese[edit]

(a measure word); (a surname); open up
 
to head; hat; crown; crest; cap
(a surname); plum
 
to put on; to respect; to bear; to support; wear (glasses, hat, gloves)
trad. (張冠李戴)
simp. (张冠李戴)

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Verb[edit]

張冠李戴

  1. (idiomatic) the hat belonging to Mr. Zhang is worn by Mr. Li; to confuse a person with someone else; to confuse one thing with another