沒見過世面

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Chinese[edit]

 
drowned; to end; to die; to inundate; (negative prefix for verbs); have not; not
 
appear; to see; to meet; to appear (to be sth); to interview
 
(experienced action marker); to cross; to go over; to pass (time); to celebrate (a holiday); to live; to get along; (surname); excessively; too-
the world as a whole; society
trad. (沒見過世面) 世面
simp. (没见过世面) 世面

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

沒見過世面

  1. (idiomatic) green and inexperienced; unsophisticated
    城市人民沒見過世面
    xiǎo chéngshì de rénmín méi jiànguo shìmiàn
    People from small cities have not seen much of the world.