牛仔不八虎

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Chinese[edit]

cowboy tiger
simp. and trad.
(牛仔不八虎)
牛仔 不八

Etymology[edit]

Literally: A newborn calf does not recognize a tiger.

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Proverb[edit]

牛仔不八虎

  1. (Min Nan) A young person is often willing to take risks.

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