123 Chinese Idioms (成语), 100 from the Singapore Primary School Curriculum List—more soon!
lěng yán lěng yǔ
Literal Meaning 字面意思
Cold words, cold language
To make sarcastic, derisory or ironic comments
Similar English Idioms 相似英文习语
Make biting comments; caustic words; stinging words; frosty, icy behaviour; to give the cold shoulder
虽然石内卜平时都对哈利波特冷言冷语，然而一旦真的发生大事时，却是第一个站出来保护哈利的人。 Snape is usually sarcastic and cold towards Harry Potter, but when something bad happens, he is the first to step forward and protect Harry.
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