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弄巧成拙的
Simplified 弄巧成拙的
Traditional 弄巧成拙的
Pin Yin
nong4 qiao3 cheng2 zhuo2 de5
English
  • outsmart oneself; self-defeating
Examples:
1. 美国官员们将发现要想挡开那些弄巧成拙的保护主义措施会比以往更困难(乔治R.帕卡德)
American officials will find it harder than ever to ward off self - defeating protectionist measures(George R. Packard)
2. 但是撇开控制用户机器隐含敌意的观点不谈,用户已经习惯用“返回”按钮回到前一页,打开新窗口的策略是弄巧成拙的
But even disregarding the user-hostile message implied in taking over the user's machine, the strategy is self-defeating since it disables the Back button which is the normal way users return to previous sites.