overshadow 相形见绌
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“相形见绌”,汉语成语,意思是指和同类的事物相比较显出不足(appear deficient1 in comparison),可以翻译为“ overshadow,pale by [in] comparison或prove inferior by contrast”。
 
例句:
 
这是个有趣的剧本,可跟他的其他剧本一比就相形见绌。
It is an interesting play, but it pales in comparison with his other plays.
 
他与他姐姐相比总是相形见绌。
He had always been overshadowed by his elder sister.


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1 deficient Cmszv     
adj.不足的,不充份的,有缺陷的
参考例句:
  • The crops are suffering from deficient rain.庄稼因雨量不足而遭受损害。
  • I always have been deficient in selfconfidence and decision.我向来缺乏自信和果断。
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