未蒙其利,先受其害

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1-3 p.m.; 8th earthly branch; not yet; did not; have not; not
Mongolia; cover
 
his; her; its; theirs; that; such; it (refers to sth preceding it)
 
advantage; benefit; profit; sharp
 
early; prior; former; in advance; first
 
to bear; to stand; to endure; (passive marker); to receive
 
his; her; its; theirs; that; such; it (refers to sth preceding it)
 
to do harm to; to cause trouble to; harm; evil; calamity
simp. and trad.
(未蒙其利,先受其害)

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Idiom[edit]

未蒙其利,先受其害

  1. to receive damage from something long before getting any benefit from it