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)
Literally: “Mr. Zhang's hat is worn by Mr. Li”.

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張冠李戴

  1. (figuratively) to confuse a person with someone else; to confuse one thing with another