English translation of '幸灾乐祸'
(xìng zāi lè huò)
gloat at others' misfortunes
⇒ 看到他家破人亡,她却幸灾乐祸地笑了。(Kàndào tā jiā pò rén wáng, tā què xìng zāi lè huò de xiào le.)
When she saw that his family was ruined, she gloated at his misfortune.
Translation of 幸灾乐祸 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary