- IPA[ˈpāpər ˈtīɡər]
- a person or thing that appears threatening but is ineffectual.
noun: paper tiger, plural noun: paper tigers
- n.a person or thing that appears threatening but is ineffectual.
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... very powerful but in reality it is nothing to be afraid of, it is a paper tiger. Outwardly a tiger, it is made of paper, unable to withstand...
... regarding riding a tiger? 你有沒有騎虎難下的經驗呢? paper tiger (紙老虎 外強中乾 虛有其表) A man that only talks without action ...
...one's monkey up (生氣 發脾氣 被激怒) 13.ride s tiger (騎虎難下 進退兩難) 14.paper tiger (紙老虎 外強中乾 虛有其表) 15.dark horse (黑馬. 出乎意料之外的好表現) 16.eat...