怨天尤人

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Chinese[edit]

blame; complain day; sky; heaven outstanding; particularly; especially man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(怨天尤人)

Etymology[edit]

(to resent) + (heaven) + + (to blame) + (person; people)

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

怨天尤人

  1. to blame god and man; to blame everyone and everything but oneself