"弄巧成拙" meaning in Chinese

Phrase

  1. to bungle an ingenious scheme Tags: idiomatic Categories: Mandarin terms with multiple pronunciations

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      "roman": "wāidǎzhèngzháo",
      "word": "歪打正著"
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      "roman": "wāidǎzhèngzháo",
      "word": "歪打正着"
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        "to bungle an ingenious scheme"
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