English translation of '八仙过海,各显神通'
(bāxiān guò hǎi, gè xiǎn shéntōng)
compete to demonstrate one's talents
⇒ 他们大搞技术创新, 真是八仙过海,各显神通。(Tāmen dà gǎo jìshù chuàngxīn, zhēnshi bāxiān guò hǎi, gè xiǎn shéntōng.)
They have been very innovative technically - each competing with the other to demonstrate their talents.
Translation of 八仙过海,各显神通 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary
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