The devil is not so black as he is painted. 過甚其詞。

 The devil is not so black as he is painted. 過甚其詞。

發  音 Pronounce

guò shèn qí cí

解  釋 Explanation

話說得過分,超過實際情況。如:「你這話未免太過甚其詞了。」

英文解釋 No one is as bad as people say he is. (Implies that people are saying too many bad things about someone.)
英文造句 The biker gang plays up its tough demeanor and hellish reputation, but they’re really just a bunch of regular guys. The devil is not as black as he is painted.

Author: POKUYO

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