手心手背都是肉

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Chinese[edit]

center of the palm; control back of the hand
 
metropolis; capital city; all; both (if two things are involved); entirely; even; already
 
is; are; am; yes; to be
meat; flesh
simp. and trad.
(手心手背都是肉)
手心 手背
Literally: “Both the palm and the back of the hand are flesh.”

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手心手背都是肉

  1. cannot choose between one or the other because you are fond of both