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献丑
Simplified 献丑
Traditional 獻醜
Pin Yin
xian4 chou3
English
  • show oneself up
Examples:
1. 不料学生大多数对自己的卷子深藏若虚,不肯拿出来献丑
He had not anticipated, however, that most of the students would want to keep their papers modestly hidden away, refusing to take them out and lay bare their weaknesses.
2. 我没什么新的见解可以献丑
I could contribute nothing new.
3. 宾客们都是听惯了第一流演奏家的,我实在不好意思在他们面前坐下来献丑
I would really rather not sit down before those who must be in the habit of hearing the very best performers.
4. 话虽如此,怎奈卢卡斯小姐再三要求,她便说道:“好吧,既是非献丑不可,只得献献丑吧。”
On Miss Lucas's persevering, however, she added, "Very well; if it must be so, it must."
5. 这幅字我写得不好,献丑了。
This calligraphy is poorly written and presents a humble show.
6. 这个故事是我在这边英语考试中所写的,我认为它很不错,所以拿出来献丑了。
This story is a question in my ESL( English As Second Language) exam, but I though it was a good one, so I will put this one on for this competition.
7. 献丑方家
To show my ugliness to you
8. 显能献丑
To show off and manifest what one is unfitted for
9. 先生大名, 如雷灌耳, 小弟献丑,真是班门弄斧了。
Your great name long since reached my ears like thunder. I am ashamed to show off my incompetence in the presence of an expert like yourself.