老鼠屎

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Chinese[edit]

mouse; rat; cunning, deceitful person stool; feces
simp. and trad.
(老鼠屎)
老鼠

Etymology[edit]

From the proverb:

老鼠屎 [MSC, trad.]
老鼠屎 [MSC, simp.]
Yī lì lǎoshǔshǐ, huài le yī guō zhōu. [Pinyin]
One piece of mouse excrement spoiled one (whole) pot of rice congee.

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Noun[edit]

老鼠屎

  1. (figuratively) bad apple

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